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China’s premier pushes for pipeline project

China's Premier Li Keqiang says updating China's outdated underground pipeline systems is a high priority, signaling opportunities for pipe manufacturers and their suppliers.

BASF China reports emission reduction

As China tightens up its controls on air pollution and industrial emissions, including imposing a new tax on volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions, chemical giant BASF SE is reporting progress in China on this front.

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Solvay to acquire Cytec in $5.5 billion deal

Brussels, Belgium-headquartered chemicals giant Solvay SA has announced plans to buy U.S. composite materials firm Cytec Industries Inc. in a $5.5 billion deal.

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Husky names Gerardo Chiaia as president of global beverage packaging

Husky Injection Molding Systems Ltd. has named Gerardo Chiaia, a 21-year veteran of the Bolton-based machinery manufacturer, as president of global beverage packaging.

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Research shows how UV light degrades recycled PET

There are many reasons why recycled PET can turn yellow when remelted into pellets or new products.

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Polymer demand returning to growth

A new report from industry consultants Applied Market Information (AMI) has found that polymer demand is slowly returning to growth, after nearly three years of fairly flat market conditions.

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Formosa Plastics responds to group bribery scandal

A father-son feud, a chief executive's resignation, and a petrochemical conglomerate: there's no lack of drama in the latest group bribery scandal at Formosa Plastics Group.

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Chinese-owned YFS investing in $27 million in Detroit

YFS Automotive Systems Inc. said it plans to construct a 150,000-square-foot plant on 30 acres of vacant industrial property in Detroit.

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Solvay production underway at new China plant

Solvay has begun production at its new fluoroelastomers (FKM) plant in Changshu, China, as part of its ongoing strategic site expansion.

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Countries with largest plastics trade deficits in the world

Mexico claims the largest trade deficit of plastics in the world. Guess who's No. 2 on the list? China.

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