TITLE

5-MINUTE PROJECT WATCH

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Simon
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;5/22/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 20, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents news briefs related to the petrochemical industry as of May 2006. Lotte Daesan Petrochemical will expand an existing linear low-density polyethylene plant instead of building a 250 000 tonne/year high density polyethylene unit. Honam Petrochemical and Mitsubishi Rayon could form a 50:50 joint venture named Daesan MMA by the end of June for methyl methacrylate (MHA) and polyMMA projects in South Korea. Foster Wheeler has won a basic engineering contract to build a 40,000 tonne/year butanediol (BDO) plant for SK Corp. in Ulsan, South Korea.
ACCESSION #
21070697

 

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