September 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;9/11/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 34, p35
Trade Publication
The article presents news briefs related to innovations in the chemicals industry. The UK Bioprocessing Research Industry Club has awarded $9.5 million of funding for projects into improved techniques for more efficient development and manufacture of biological medicines. Showa Denko has inaugurated an R&D centre that will focus on the development of the next-generation of hard disk media. Perstorp has launched a new range f polyols that offers a low-cost option to other polymer raw materials.


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