October 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;10/29/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 16, p1
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs related to the chemical industry. The members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have agreed that pesticides that are carcinogenic, mutagenic or toxic for reproduction should be banned. Analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. have said that the U.S. polyvinyl chloride (PVC) producers may need to reduce capacity through plant closures. Brazil's domestic sales of plastic resins fell 12.9 percent in September relative to August while exports increased.


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