Projects Watch

November 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;11/27/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 45, p29
Trade Publication
The article offers news about projects in the petroleum chemical industry as of November 27, 2006. Nippon Shokubai has plans to increase the capacity of its new acrylic resin unit at Himeji, Hyogo prefecture, Japan. Columbian Chemicals has been investing on capacity expansion at its carbon black facilities in Tiszaujvaros, Hungary. Blue Star New Chemical Materials has plans to start the construction of a bisphenol-A plant at Nanton, Jiangsu province in China.


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