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October 2004
Urethanes Technology;Oct/Nov2004, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p17
Presents news briefs on the chemical industry as of October 2004. Launch of an email news service by the journal "Rubber & Plastics News" for Chinese rubber product manufacturers; Acquisition of Kayaku Sartomer Co. Ltd. by global specialty chemicals manufacturer Sartomer Co. in Japan; Plans of Mitsui Chemicals Inc. to increase its production of methylene diphenyl diisocyanate in South Korea and urethane prepolymers in Malaysia; Information on the plan of Sumitomo Chemical Co. Ltd. to build a propylene oxide plant through a joint venture with Saudi government-owned Saudi Aramco.


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