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Hexigone’s smart inhibitors reach Mexico via First Quality Chemicals

14 March 2023

Hexigone Inhibitors, a manufacturer of award-winning, patented anti-corrosives, is pleased to announce its exclusive partnership with First Quality Chemicals, leader in distribution of the most innovative and superior speciality chemicals...

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BASF breaks ground on acrylic acid complex at Zhanjiang Verbund site in Chin...

13 March 2023

BASF has broken ground on a new production complex at its Verbund site in Zhanjiang, China, that includes plants for glacial acrylic acid (GAA), butyl acrylate (BA) and 2-ethylhexyl acrylate (2-EHA). Planned to come on stream by 2025, the...


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‘Global demand for emulsion polymers to exceed 13Mt in 2016’ report reveals

15 October 2012

Global demand for emulsion polymers is forecast to rise over 5%/yr to 13.3Mt (dry basis) in 2016. Advances will be fuelled by increased production of water-based paints, coatings and adhesives, which ...