Burridge, Elaine
November 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;11/12/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 18, p24
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the petrochemical pentaerythritol. It reports several uses of the chemical including its use in the polyurethanes, explosives, and alkyd resins. It also presents statistics related to pentaerythritol's global production and its demand in various countries. It discusses the technology involved in the synthesis of pentaerythritol and mentions that its prices depend on the purity and grades. Also mentioned is the forecast for its global demand growth.


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