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Arkema Reinforces Research into Bio-Based Acrylics

8:17 AM MST | March 8, 2010 | Natasha Alperowicz

The Lorraine Regional Council in France has joined forces with Arkema and two local university laboratories to back a research program into bio-based acrylics manufacture. Christian Collette, Arkema's R&D v.p. and Jean-Pierre Masseret, president of the Lorraine Regional Council, today signed a research agreement into biobased acrylics at Arkema's R&D center at Carling, France, where the company has been developing a process to produce acrylic acid using glycerol feedstock for the last few years. The joint research program will aim to develop an industrial...

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