TITLE

Cargill, Ashland form bio-feedstocks venture

AUTHOR(S)
Baker, John
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;5/14/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 66, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a joint-venture agreement between Cargill and Ashland to develop and produce chemicals from plant-derived feedstocks in Europe. The joint venture's first product will be propylene glycol (PG) produced from glycerine, a by-product of biodiesel. According to the companies, their aim is to become a leading global supplier of chemicals from renewable sources.
ACCESSION #
25393717

 

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