Propylene oxide

July 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;7/30/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 5, p29
Trade Publication
The article reports on the increasing demand for propylene oxide (PO) in the U.S. It is stated that the demand for PO has grown at an average rate of 3.5% per year for the past 5 years. The demand for polyurethane (PU) and its precursors also showed a rapid growth. It is stated that a strong demand for PU polyether polyols accounts for 56% of total PO consumption.


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