Deal with Nova to bring Keltan Ace to market in '08

Meyer, Bruce
May 2007
Rubber & Plastics News;5/28/2007, Vol. 36 Issue 22, p5
Trade Publication
The article discusses the impact of the licensing agreement between Nova Chemicals Inc. and DSM Elastomers BV in Geleen, Netherlands. According to DSM Elastomers, the patented-protected technology named Ketran Ace produces a new quality of ethylene-propylene-diene monomer (EPDM) containing high levels of VNB (2-vinyl-5-norbornene) without causing any gelation. Keltan Ace business manager Herman Dikland stated that the development is perceived to gain potential in the advancement of the business.


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