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Huntsman opens a PU systems house

16 August 2012

Huntsman Corporation announced that its polyurethanes division has opened a systems house focusing on specialities and differentiated products at its Gandaria site, near Jakarta, Indonesia. The plant has been purpose-built to produce pre-...


BASF sets up technical support lab in India

16 August 2012

BASF Coatings (India) has set up a coatings technical support lab in Mangalore, India, to support lab activities including product development, analytical testing, certification and new pigment qualification, catering to the coatings cust...


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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 ...