Commodity chemicals

EQUATE Group Announces Official Start-Up of MEGlobal Oyster Creek, TX Site

Monday, October 14, 2019 - 6:00am

OYSTER CREEK, Texas, Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the EQUATE Group is proud to announce the official start-up of the MEGlobal Oyster Creek Site's commercial production of fiber-grade, on-spec monoethylene glycol.

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  • OYSTER CREEK, Texas, Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the EQUATE Group is proud to announce the official start-up of the MEGlobal Oyster Creek Site's commercial production of fiber-grade, on-spec monoethylene glycol.
  • The new plant will be operated by MEGlobal Americas Inc., a subsidiary of EQUATE Petrochemical Company and is the Group's first manufacturing facility in the United States.
  • From safety to schedule to cost control, the MEGlobal Oyster Creek Site epitomizes our commitment to operational excellence and efficiency in order to serve the growing customer need for EG across the globe."
  • The MEGlobal Oyster Creek plant is leveraging the U.S. shale gas advantage by utilizing ethylene from the Dow Oyster Creek facility.

Global Fatty Alcohols Market 2019-2023 | Advent of Bio-Synthesized Fatty Alcohols to Boost Growth | Technavio

Friday, October 11, 2019 - 4:30pm

The global fatty alcohols market is expected to post a CAGR of close to 5% during the period 2019-2023, according to the latest market research report by Technavio.

Key Points: 
  • The global fatty alcohols market is expected to post a CAGR of close to 5% during the period 2019-2023, according to the latest market research report by Technavio.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20191011005312/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled global fatty alcohols market 2019-2023.
  • These factors are expected to boost the growth of the global fatty alcohols market during the forecast period.
  • This market report segments the global fatty alcohols market by application (cleaning products, personal care, lubricants, and others) and geography (APAC, EMEA, and the Americas).

Global Ethylene Market 2019-2023 | Emergence of Bio-Ethylene to Boost Growth | Technavio

Friday, October 11, 2019 - 4:00pm

The global ethylene market is expected to post a CAGR of close to 4% during the period 2019-2023, according to the latest market research report by Technavio.

Key Points: 
  • The global ethylene market is expected to post a CAGR of close to 4% during the period 2019-2023, according to the latest market research report by Technavio.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20191011005296/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled global ethylene market 2019-2023.
  • (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The rising demand for polythene products from various end-user industries is one of the key factors driving the global ethylene market growth.
  • This research report also analyzes other important trends and market drivers that will affect market growth over 2019-2023.

Growth of Hydrogen Fluoride Market to be Impacted by the Emergence of HFOs | Technavio

Friday, October 11, 2019 - 5:00pm

Hydrogen Fluoride Market Landscape 2019-2023: Geographic Landscape

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  • Hydrogen Fluoride Market Landscape 2019-2023: Geographic Landscape
    Hydrogen Fluoride Market Landscape 2019-2023: Application
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  • Fluorocarbons such as HFCs and HFOs are used as foam blowing agents in the polyurethane and polystyrene manufacturing process.
  • The foam blowing agents minimize the heat transfer between surfaces and are widely used in walls of houses and cold storage for insulation purposes.
  • Thus, the rising number of insulation foam applications in the automobile, construction, and consumer durables industries will boost hydrogen fluoride market growth.

Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Files Class Action Suit Against Isramco, Inc.

Friday, October 11, 2019 - 4:30am

Israel Oil Company Ltd., and Naphtha US Oil, Inc. (collectively, Naphtha) announced on May 20, 2019 (the Complaint).

Key Points: 
  • Israel Oil Company Ltd., and Naphtha US Oil, Inc. (collectively, Naphtha) announced on May 20, 2019 (the Complaint).
  • If you wish to discuss this action or have any questions concerning this notice or your rights or interests, please contact plaintiffs counsel, Seth D. Rigrodsky or Gina M. Serra at Rigrodsky & Long, P.A.
  • , 300 Delaware Avenue, Suite 1220, Wilmington, DE 19801, by telephone at (888) 969-4242, by e-mail at info@rl-legal.com , or at http://rigrodskylong.com/contact-us/ .
  • A lead plaintiff is a representative party acting on behalf of other class members in directing the litigation.

Global Propylene Glycol Industry

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 2:50pm

US Propylene Glycol Market Share (in %) by Company: 2019 & 2025

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  • US Propylene Glycol Market Share (in %) by Company: 2019 & 2025
    Projections in US$ Million by Source: 2018 to 2025
    Forecasts in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2018 to 2025
    Forecasts in US$ Million by Source: 2018 to 2025
    Table 30: Propylene Glycol Market in Canada: Percentage Share
    Breakdown of Sales by Source for 2009, 2019, and 2025
    Analysis in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2018 to 2025
    Table 32: Propylene Glycol Market in Canada: Summarization of
    Table 34: Japanese Market for Propylene Glycol: Annual Sales
    Table 35: Propylene Glycol Market in Japan: Historic Sales
    Glycol in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2018 to 2025
    Table 42: Chinese Propylene Glycol Market by Source: Percentage
    Breakdown of Sales for 2009, 2019, and 2025
    Table 47: Propylene Glycol Market in Europe: A Historic Market
    Forecasts in US$ Million by Source: 2018-2025
    Opportunity in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2018-2025
    Table 53: Propylene Glycol Market in Europe: Summarization of
    Table 55: Propylene Glycol Market in France by Source:
    France in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2018-2025
    Table 60: French Propylene Glycol Market Share Analysis: A
    17-Year Perspective by End-Use Industry for 2009, 2019, and
    Table 61: Propylene Glycol Market in Germany: Recent Past,
    Table 64: Propylene Glycol Market in Germany: Annual Sales
    Table 69: Italian Propylene Glycol Market by Source: Percentage
    Breakdown of Sales for 2009, 2019, and 2025
    Table 73: United Kingdom Market for Propylene Glycol: Annual
    Table 74: Propylene Glycol Market in the United Kingdom:
    Propylene Glycol in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2018 to
    Forecasts in US$ Million by Source: 2018 to 2025
    Table 81: Propylene Glycol Market in Spain: Percentage Share
    Breakdown of Sales by Source for 2009, 2019, and 2025
    Analysis in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2018 to 2025
    Table 83: Propylene Glycol Market in Spain: Summarization of
    Projections in US$ Million by Source: 2018 to 2025
    Table 86: Propylene Glycol Market in Russia by Source: A
    US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2018 to 2025
    Forecasts in US$ Million by Source: 2018-2025
    Opportunity in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2018-2025
    Table 95: Propylene Glycol Market in Rest of Europe:
    Forecasts in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2018-2025
    Table 98: Propylene Glycol Market in Asia-Pacific: Historic
    Table 100: Propylene Glycol Market in Asia-Pacific by Source:
    Scenario in US$ Million by Source: 2009-2017
    Asia-Pacific in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2018-2025
    in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2009-2017
    Table 105: Asia-Pacific Propylene Glycol Market Share Analysis:
    A 17-Year Perspective by End-Use Industry for 2009, 2019, and
    Table 106: Propylene Glycol Market in Australia: Recent Past,
    in US$ Million by Source: 2009-2017
    Table 109: Propylene Glycol Market in Australia: Annual Sales
    US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2009-2017
    Forecasts in US$ Million by Source: 2018 to 2025
    Table 114: Propylene Glycol Market in India: Percentage Share
    Breakdown of Sales by Source for 2009, 2019, and 2025
    Analysis in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2018 to 2025
    Table 116: Propylene Glycol Market in India: Summarization of
    Table 118: Propylene Glycol Market in South Korea: Recent Past,
    Analysis in US$ Million by Source: 2009-2017
    Table 121: Propylene Glycol Market in South Korea: Recent Past,
    Analysis in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2009-2017
    Table 124: Rest of Asia-Pacific Market for Propylene Glycol:
    Table 125: Propylene Glycol Market in Rest of Asia-Pacific:
    for Propylene Glycol in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2018
    Breakdown of Sales by Region/Country: 2009, 2019, and 2025
    America in US$ Million by Source: 2009-2017
    Table 135: Latin American Propylene Glycol Market by Source:
    Percentage Breakdown of Sales for 2009, 2019, and 2025
    US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2009-2017
    Forecasts in US$ Million by Source: 2018-2025
    Opportunity in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2018-2025
    Table 143: Propylene Glycol Market in Argentina: Summarization
    Table 145: Propylene Glycol Market in Brazil by Source:
    in US$ Million by Source: 2009-2017
    Brazil in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2018-2025
    US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2009-2017
    Table 150: Brazilian Propylene Glycol Market Share Analysis: A
    17-Year Perspective by End-Use Industry for 2009, 2019, and
    Table 151: Propylene Glycol Market in Mexico: Recent Past,
    Table 154: Propylene Glycol Market in Mexico: Annual Sales
    Estimates and Projections in US$ Million by Source: 2018 to
    Forecasts in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2018 to 2025
    Latin America by End-Use Industry: 2009 VS 2019 VS 2025
    and Forecasts in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2018-2025
    and Forecasts in US$ Million by Source: 2018 to 2025
    Table 168: Propylene Glycol Market in the Middle East:
    Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales by Source for 2009, 2019,
    Demand Analysis in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2018 to
    Table 170: Propylene Glycol Market in the Middle East:
    Table 172: Iranian Market for Propylene Glycol: Annual Sales
    Table 173: Propylene Glycol Market in Iran: Historic Sales
    Glycol in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2018 to 2025
    Forecasts in US$ Million by Source: 2018-2025
    Opportunity in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2018-2025
    Table 182: Propylene Glycol Market in Israel: Summarization of
    Arabia in US$ Million by Source: 2009-2017
    Table 186: Saudi Arabian Propylene Glycol Market by Source:
    Percentage Breakdown of Sales for 2009, 2019, and 2025
    US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2009-2017
    Table 190: Propylene Glycol Market in the United Arab Emirates:
    Market Analysis in US$ Million by Source: 2009-2017
    Table 193: Propylene Glycol Market in the United Arab Emirates:
    Market Analysis in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2009-2017
    Arab Emirates by End-Use Industry: 2009 VS 2019 VS 2025
    Table 196: Propylene Glycol Market in Rest of Middle East:
    Analysis in US$ Million by Source: 2009-2017
    Table 199: Propylene Glycol Market in Rest of Middle East:
    Retrospect in US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2009-2017
    of Middle East by End-Use Industry: 2009 VS 2019 VS 2025
    Projections in US$ Million by Source: 2018 to 2025
    Table 203: Propylene Glycol Market in Africa by Source: A
    US$ Million by End-Use Industry: 2018 to 2025

Global Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Industry

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 4:10pm

Estimates and Projections in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2018 to

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  • Estimates and Projections in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2018 to
    Demand Forecasts in US$ Million by Application: 2018 to 2025
    Breakdown in the United States by Application: 2009 VS 2019 VS
    Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2018 to
    Market Review by Feedstock in US$ Million: 2009-2017
    Table 33: Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Market in Canada:
    Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales by Feedstock for 2009,
    Quantitative Demand Analysis in US$ Million by Application:
    Table 35: Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Market in Canada:
    Table 38: Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Market in Japan:
    Density Polyethylene (LDPE) in US$ Million by Application: 2018
    Analysis in China in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2009-2017
    Feedstock: Percentage Breakdown of Sales for 2009, 2019, and
    China in US$ Million by Application: 2009-2017
    European Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Market: Competitor
    Demand Scenario in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2018-2025
    Table 50: Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Market in Europe: A
    Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2018-2025
    Market Opportunity in US$ Million by Application: 2018-2025
    Table 56: Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Market in Europe:
    Market Scenario in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2009-2017
    Analysis in France in US$ Million by Application: 2018-2025
    Market Review in US$ Million by Application: 2009-2017
    Analysis: A 17-Year Perspective by Application for 2009, 2019,
    Table 64: Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Market in Germany:
    Market Analysis in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2009-2017
    Table 67: Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Market in Germany:
    Retrospect in US$ Million by Application: 2009-2017
    Distribution in Germany by Application: 2009 VS 2019 VS 2025
    Analysis in Italy in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2009-2017
    Feedstock: Percentage Breakdown of Sales for 2009, 2019, and
    Italy in US$ Million by Application: 2009-2017
    Density Polyethylene (LDPE) in US$ Million by Application: 2018
    in US$ Million by Application: 2009-2017
    the United Kingdom by Application: 2009 VS 2019 VS 2025
    Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2018 to
    Market Review by Feedstock in US$ Million: 2009-2017
    Table 84: Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Market in Spain:
    Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales by Feedstock for 2009,
    Quantitative Demand Analysis in US$ Million by Application:
    Table 86: Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Market in Spain:
    Estimates and Projections in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2018 to
    Forecasts in US$ Million by Application: 2018 to 2025
    Breakdown in Russia by Application: 2009 VS 2019 VS 2025
    Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2018-2025
    Europe in US$ Million by Feedstock: A Historic Review for the
    Addressable Market Opportunity in US$ Million by Application:
    Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Region/Country:
    Historic Market Scenario in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2009-2017
    Analysis in Asia-Pacific in US$ Million by Application:
    Historic Market Review in US$ Million by Application: 2009-2017
    Share Analysis: A 17-Year Perspective by Application for 2009,
    Table 109: Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Market in Australia:
    Market Analysis in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2009-2017
    Table 112: Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Market in Australia:
    Retrospect in US$ Million by Application: 2009-2017
    Distribution in Australia by Application: 2009 VS 2019 VS 2025
    Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2018 to
    Market Review by Feedstock in US$ Million: 2009-2017
    Table 117: Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Market in India:
    Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales by Feedstock for 2009,
    Quantitative Demand Analysis in US$ Million by Application:
    Table 119: Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Market in India:
    Historic Market Analysis in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2009-2017
    Distribution in South Korea by Feedstock: 2009 VS 2019 VS 2025
    Historic Market Analysis in US$ Million by Application:
    Distribution in South Korea by Application: 2009 VS 2019 VS
    Market Share Analysis by Feedstock: 2009 VS 2019 VS 2025
    Market in US$ Million by Application: 2009-2017
    in Rest of Asia-Pacific by Application: 2009 VS 2019 VS 2025
    Market Trends by Region/Country in US$ Million: 2018-2025
    America in US$ Million by Region/Country: A Historic
    Market Percentage Breakdown of Sales by Region/Country: 2009,
    Analysis in Latin America in US$ Million by Feedstock:
    Market by Feedstock: Percentage Breakdown of Sales for 2009,
    (LDPE) in US$ Million by Application: 2018 to 2025
    Latin America in US$ Million by Application: 2009-2017
    Market Share Breakdown by Application: 2009 VS 2019 VS 2025
    Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2018-2025
    in US$ Million by Feedstock: A Historic Review for the Period
    Addressable Market Opportunity in US$ Million by Application:
    Table 146: Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Market in Argentina:
    Market Scenario in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2009-2017
    Analysis in Brazil in US$ Million by Application: 2018-2025
    Market Review in US$ Million by Application: 2009-2017
    Share Analysis: A 17-Year Perspective by Application for 2009,
    Table 154: Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Market in Mexico:
    Market Analysis in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2009-2017
    Table 157: Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Market in Mexico:
    Retrospect in US$ Million by Application: 2009-2017
    Distribution in Mexico by Application: 2009 VS 2019 VS 2025
    (LDPE) Market Share Breakdown by Feedstock: 2009 VS 2019 VS
    (LDPE) Latent Demand Forecasts in US$ Million by Application:
    Breakdown in Rest of Latin America by Application: 2009 VS 2019
    East by Region/Country in US$ Million: 2009-2017
    Market Share Breakdown by Region/Country: 2009, 2019, and 2025
    Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Feedstock:
    Historic Market by Feedstock in US$ Million: 2009-2017
    Market Share Analysis by Application: 2009 VS 2019 VS 2025
    Table 176: Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Market in Iran:
    Density Polyethylene (LDPE) in US$ Million by Application: 2018
    Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2018-2025
    Market Opportunity in US$ Million by Application: 2018-2025
    Table 185: Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Market in Israel:
    Analysis in Saudi Arabia in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2009-2017
    by Feedstock: Percentage Breakdown of Sales for 2009, 2019, and
    (LDPE) in US$ Million by Application: 2018 to 2025
    Saudi Arabia in US$ Million by Application: 2009-2017
    Historic Market Analysis in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2009-2017
    Distribution in United Arab Emirates by Feedstock: 2009 VS 2019
    Historic Market Analysis in US$ Million by Application:
    Distribution in United Arab Emirates by Application: 2009 VS
    Historic Market Analysis in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2009-2017
    Market Share Breakdown by Feedstock: 2009 VS 2019 VS 2025
    Market in Retrospect in US$ Million by Application: 2009-2017
    Distribution in Rest of Middle East by Application: 2009 VS
    Estimates and Projections in US$ Million by Feedstock: 2018 to
    Demand Forecasts in US$ Million by Application: 2018 to 2025
    Breakdown in Africa by Application: 2009 VS 2019 VS 2025

Global Ethylene Glycol Market 2019-2023 | Introduction of Novel Production Technology to Boost Growth | Technavio

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 11:00am

The global ethylene glycol market is expected to post a CAGR of almost 4% during 2019-2023, according to the latest market research report by Technavio.

Key Points: 
  • The global ethylene glycol market is expected to post a CAGR of almost 4% during 2019-2023, according to the latest market research report by Technavio.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20191008005410/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled global ethylene glycol market 2019-2023.
  • The new coal to ethylene glycol (CtEG) technology involves the production of ethylene glycol from coal.
  • The increasing awareness and commercialization of this novel technology pertaining to ethylene glycol production is expected to boost the growth of the market.

Global Vinyl Ester Resin Markets, 2013-2018 & 2019-2024: Major Suppliers are Polynt-Reichhold, AOC Aliancys, INEOS, Swancor, and Showa Denko

Friday, October 4, 2019 - 9:45pm

The future of the vinyl ester resin market looks attractive with opportunities in the pipe and tank, construction, transportation, and paint & coatings industries.

Key Points: 
  • The future of the vinyl ester resin market looks attractive with opportunities in the pipe and tank, construction, transportation, and paint & coatings industries.
  • Emerging trends, which have a direct impact on the dynamics of the industry, include the development of styrene-free vinyl ester resin and emergence of bio-based vinyl ester resin.
  • Polynt-Reichhold, AOC Aliancys, INEOS, Swancor, and Showa Denko are among the major suppliers of the vinyl ester resin market.
  • Q.11 What M & A activities have taken place in the last 5 years in this vinyl ester resin market?

Fit For Life Recalls SPRI Ultra Heavy Resistance Bands Due to Injury Hazard

Friday, October 4, 2019 - 4:28pm

Hazard: The rubber resistance bands can separate from the handle and strike consumers, posing an injury hazard.

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  • Hazard: The rubber resistance bands can separate from the handle and strike consumers, posing an injury hazard.
  • This recall involves SPRI ultra heavy resistance tubes or bands used for exercising.
  • They are black with nylon webbing and have SPRI printed on the handles in white.
  • CPSC is committed to protecting consumers and families from products that pose a fire, electrical, chemical or mechanical hazard.