Gibson, Jane
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/2/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 37, p7
Trade Publication
The article presents news briefs on the petroleum chemicals industry. Degussa's business line Textile Care will raise the European price of its fabric softener raw materials Esterquats by up to 10%. The Chinese government's recent decision to scrap the 13% export tax rebate on ethanol exports could result in higher prices. BASF and Dow Chemical launched their hydrogen peroxide propylene oxide plant.


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