Bisphenol A

Kirschner, Mark
January 2008
ICIS Chemical Business;1/14/2008, Vol. 273 Issue 2, p38
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the chemical, Bisphenol A. This chemical is used for polycarbonate resins, epoxy resins and flame retardants. The largest market for bisphenol A is PC resins, which account for 75 percent of U.S. demand. As of mid-2007, its supply was relatively tight because of a shortage of its raw material, phenol and increased demand from PC and epoxy resins.


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