TITLE

5-MINUTE PROJECT WATCH

PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;9/25/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 36, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents updates on projects in the chemical industry worldwide. Reliance Industries of India plans to double its ethylene capacity or its proposed naphtha cracker plants. Thailand's Indorama Polymers will conduct a feasibility study on a polyethylene terephthalate plant in North America. Austria's BIO-MA will invest Hungarian forint in a biodiesel and bioethanol plant in Sarkad industrial park in southeast Hungary.
ACCESSION #
22669974

 

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