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Grace and Braskem Sign Catalyst Agreement to Produce Green Chemicals

6:09 AM MDT | July 2, 2012 | Deepti Ramesh

W. R. Grace says it has signed a multi-year agreement with Braskem (São Paulo) to develop process technologies and catalyst solutions to produce green chemicals. The agreement is intended to advance the commercialization of a process to convert renewable feedstocks into value-added products. Details and financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. The use of renewable feedstocks is a growing trend in the global chemical industry, Grace says. The technology under development in the Grace-Braskem collaboration is based on carbon sources from...

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