November 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;11/5/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 17, p31
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs related to the chemical industry. Novartis AG is investing $700m in biopharmaceutical manufacturing facility in Singapore. Westlake Chemical Corp. will expand its chlor-alkali and polyvinyl chloride (PVC) resin units, and build a larger diameter PVC pipe plant at its Calvert City, Kentucky, manufacturing plant. Eastman Chemical Co. and Green Rock Energy LLC will jointly develop gasification project that will turn petroleum coke into methanol, hydrogen and ammonia.


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