TITLE

Acetic acid

PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;7/23/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 4, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on various aspects of acetic acid. It reports that the acid is used in the production of various chemicals including vinyl acetate monomer, purified terephthalic acid and acetic anhydride. It discusses that increased consumption in Russia has raised the demand of acetic acid but there is a shortage in supply after an outage in Celanese AG. Also mentioned is the information on acetic acid prices, the technology used in its production and its health implications.
ACCESSION #
27020931

 

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