Posts Tagged ‘Styrene’

Westlake Chemical extends the list of US ethane cracker projects

Westlake to expand Louisiana Lake Charles Ethylene While Westlake Chemical Corporation (Westlake) was celebrating the completion of its […]

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Sibur in brief

Largest petrochemical company in Russia and CIS The Siberia Urals Petrochemical Company (SIBUR) was established by Decree as […]

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Total to invest $1.5 billion in Antwerp refinery and petrochemical complex

Total to convert Antwerp naphtha cracker to ethane Total announced during investor day, that he will spend $1.5 […]

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Acrylic Acid

Definition Acrylic acid is an unsaturated carboxylic acid extracted from propylene Acryclic acid is a colorless pungent and […]

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Benzene

Definition Benzene is a colorless, sweet smelling, highly toxic, flammable, liquid aromatic hydrocarbon. Derived from petroleum, Benzene is […]

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“C4”

Definition: In the petrochemical industry “C4” refers to the branch of Olefins which begins with C4…. in their chemical […]

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Polystyrene

Definition: The “Polystyrene” belongs to the Aromatics family (BTX) by the Benzene. Polystyrene is a polymer of the Styrene […]

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Basf and Ineos launch fast track Styrene projects

On October 1st, 2011 , Basf and Ineos created officially a 50/50 joined venture called Styrolution to merge […]

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