Monday, August, 19, 2019 06:42:24

HEG to expand graphite electrode manufacturing capacity to 100,000 MT

HEG Ltd., a graphite electrode manufacturing company is planning to increasing its production capacity to 100,000 metric tons (MT) per year, according to recent reports. Graphite electrodes have become an essential part in the production of steel, supposedly encouraging companies to pursue capacity expansion. Chief …

Covestro develops first CO2 tech based thermoplastic polyurethane

Covestro – a renowned polymer solutions company has reportedly announced that it is developing and marketing brand-new polyether carbonate polyols which are created with the help of carbon dioxide (CO2), under the name cardyon™. Along with Desmopan® 37385A the company now provides the first specimen …

Covestro invests €1.5B to construct world-scale MDI facility in Texas

The Germany-based adhesive manufacturing company Covestro has reportedly announced that it would invest around €1.5 billion to construct a new advanced methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (MDI) facility in Baytown, Texas. As per trusted sources, the facility is expected to begin production of MDI in 2024. Reportedly, …

AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals launched with new name Nouryon

AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals has recently announced its new brand identity as Nouryon, marking its move to become an independent, global specialty chemicals company. Reportedly, the move follows the recent acquisition of the specialty business assets of AkzoNobel by The Carlyle Group and GIC in a …