Gibson, Jane
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/9/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 38, p4
Trade Publication
The article presents updates on the chemical industry worldwide. The sale of the commodity chemical assets of Hunstman is aimed at creating a technology and research and development-driven chemical firm. Canada's Nova Chemicals rejected a claim by Dow Chemical that ethane feedstock supplies were wrongly diverted from their jointly owned Ethylene facilities at Joffre, Alberta. U.S. officials and manufacturing executives made an urgent meeting about the global threat of chemical regulations.


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