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Articles Tagged with ''polymers''

Total plans to increase hydrocarbon resins, polymer production in France

September 13, 2013
French oil and gas giant Total will invest EUR160 million to convert its Carling petrochemical platform by 2016 and plans to close the naphtha cracker during the second half of 2015.
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US natural polymer market to be worth $7.12 billion in 2018

August 16, 2013
U.S. natural polymer sales generated revenues of $4.95 billion in 2012, and demand is expected to remain on the rise in the next few years.
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SNF to build specialty chemicals plant in northeast England

April 8, 2013
SNF Oil and Gas Limited, a subsidiary of French-based water-soluble polymer producer SNF Group, has announced plans to build a specialty chemical plant in northeast England that will employ approximately 250 workers.
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Polymers producer banks on thermoplastic pumps for waste stream handling

Effluent streams, both strongly acidic and alkaline, make demineralization and corrosion resistance a priority
February 1, 2013
Kaneka Texas Corp., the U.S. subsidiary of Kaneka Corp. of Japan, is a maker of specialty polymers and fine chemicals. For several applications involving wastewater and circulation of scrubbing liquids, the company’s Pasadena, Calif., site relies on thermoplastic pumps to ensure reliable operation under corrosive conditions.
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