The future's set in PET
- DAK buying Eastman PTA, PET resin unit. Downer, Stephen // Plastics News;11/1/2010, Vol. 22 Issue 34, p1
The article informs that DAK Americas LLC will purchase integrated purified terephthalate and Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) resin business of Eastman Chemical Co. for 600 million dollar in cash. Armando Garza Sada, president of the Alfa board which owns DAK, said that the purchasing will...
- Eastman temporarily shutting plant in S.C. Esposito, Frank // Plastics News;11/2/2009, Vol. 21 Issue 34, p22
The article informs that Eastman Chemical Co. is planning to close a major polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plant temporarily in South Carolina during the fourth quarter. Jim Rogers, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) during a conference call with investors, said that the firm is...
- Eastman Contracts for More PET Sales Capacity. // Plastics Technology;Nov2000, Vol. 46 Issue 11, p71
Reports on Eastman Chemical Co.'s increase of its global polyethylene terephthalate (PET) sales capacity through contract-manufacturing agreements. Tiepet Inc.'s manufacture of Eastapak CM01 PET resin; Eastman's similar production arrangements with other suppliers for Latin America and...
- New PET microfiber for wetlaid processing. // Chemical Fibers International;Mar2014, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p8
The article reports on the introduction of 4.5-micron diameter polyethylene terephthalate (PET) microfiber by Eastman Chemical Co.
- Ethan-PET project. // CIREC Monthly News;06/26/2013, Issue 271, p12
The article offers information on construction of the polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plant near Nalchik in southern Russia which started in June 2013 and also9 informs about the cost of building the PET plant in Kabardino-Balkaria in Russia.
- Ivanovo-PET project. // CIREC Monthly News;Aug2012, Issue 260, p17
The article reports that the construction of textile polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plant at Ivanovo in Russia is underway with estimated investment costs of 10.260 billion roubles.
- Eastman to Pursue Two U.S. Gasification Projects. Westervelt, Robert // Chemical Week;8/1/2007, Vol. 169 Issue 26, p9
The article reports that Eastman Chemical says it will participate in two industrial gasification facilities that will be built on the U.S. Gulf Coast. The projects will use low-cost petroleum coke or coal to produce syngas that can be converted into products including ammonia, hydrogen and...
- Eastman Considers Sale of PET Business. Bewley, Lindsey // Chemical Week;5/3/2010, Vol. 172 Issue 10, p10
This article reveals the plan of Eastman Chemical to sell its polyethylene terephthalate (PET) business as part of a strategic review to determine whether or not Eastman is the highest- and best-use owner for this business. In 2009, the PET business of Eastman has posted 719 million U.S. dollars...
- Bayer CropScience steps up investment plans: EUR 2.4 billion earmarked for capacity expansion between 2013 and 2016. // Chemical Business;Sep2013, Vol. 27 Issue 9, p73
The article reports on the announcement by crop protection and nonagricultural pest control products manufacturer Bayer CropScience that it is adding 1 billion euros to its investment program, bringing total capital expenditures for the period 2013 to 2016 to approximately 2.4 billion euros. As...