October 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;10/22/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 15, p30
Trade Publication
The article presents information on recent developments in the chemical industry. Fortron Industries Inc. has expanded a linear polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) manufacturing plant in Wilmington, North Carolina. BASF Corp. is reintroducing its castor-oil-based polymer, Ultramid Balance, which was produced and marketed by the company 50 years ago. PPG Industries Inc. has acquired a number of industrial coatings assets from Coatings Resource Corporation.


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