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Brice, Andy
November 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;11/27/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 45, p30
Trade Publication
The article offers news related to the petroleum chemical industry as of November 27, 2006. Albemarle has plans to increase the global prices of its Soytex 8010 brominated flame retardant. Namada Chematur Petrochemicals Ltd. has restarted its plant at Bharuch, Gujarat, India following a disruption to its supply of raw-material carbon monoxide. Degussa's advanced fillers and pigments business has plans to increase prices for its rubber silica.


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