China News
Dec 05,2019 03:14:56 PM
On December 5, BASF announced that it will continue to invest in its coatings site in Jiangmen, Guangdong Province in So...
Dec 03,2019 12:00:00 AM
Sinochem International has kicked off the construction of its 220 000-Nm reverse osmosis membrane plant in Xiangshan, Ni...
Dec 03,2019 12:00:00 AM
Xinhai Petrochemical has successfully started up its 1-million-ton continuous reforming project, which has a total inves...
Global News
Dec 03,2019 12:00:00 AM
Air Liquide and Sinopec (China Petroleum & Chemical Corp.) have signed, in Beijing, a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to contribute to the acceleration of the deployment of hydrogen mobility solutio...
Dec 03,2019 12:00:00 AM
Specialty chemicals company LANXESS performed well again in the third quarter of 2019 – despite further deterioration of the economic environment. As expected, earnings in the third quarter were only ...
Dec 03,2019 12:00:00 AM
On November 15, Wacker Chemie AG’s new silicon-metal production plant officially went on stream at the Holla site in Norway, following two and a half years of construction. The new furnace is one of t...
Reports
China’s Urea Market to Develop Stably in 2H
By Li Dandan, China National Chemical Information CenterChina’s urea market developed soundly in the first half of 2019. Output was up, but domestic demand fell due to the policy of zero growth in fer...
EPR Market Competitions to Intensify
By Wang Yuying, Research Institute of PetroChina Jilin PetrochemicalEthylene propylene rubber (EPR) includes ethylene-propylene methylene copolymer (EPM) and ethylene-propylene-non-conjugated diene ru...
HIPS Oversupply to Linger on Slowing Demand
By Sun Nan, CNCICPolystyrene (PS) mainly includes general-purpose PS (GPPS), high-impact PS (HIPS) and expanded PS (EPS). HIPS has high impact strength, good toughness, can be coloured arbitrarily and...
NBR: To Develop High-value-added Specialty Grades
By Liang Tao, PetroChina Lanzhou Chemical Research CenterNitrile Butadiene Rubber (NBR) is a synthetic rubber copolymerized by acrylonitrile and butadiene and is a typical non-crystalline oil-resistan...