TITLE

Americas Watch

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Simon
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;9/11/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 34, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article offers news briefs in the chemical industry. Brazil's Ipiranga will resume naphtha production at its oil refinery in Rio Grande, Rio Grande do Sul state. According to Dow Chemical, Air Products will be the exclusive global distributor of its polyurethane prepolymers, except for existing Air Products customers in the U.S. and Canada.
ACCESSION #
22403348

 

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