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2014-07-19 23:01:00

The growing demand for its applications is driving the growth of the Cumene market. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market-report/cumene-reports-4415539497.html (PRWEB) July 19, 2014 Cumene, also known as isopropylbenzene, is a colorless liquid and has its boiling point at 153oC and melting point at -96oC. It is used as feedstock for the production of phenol and its co-product, acetone. It is also used as a thinner for paints, enamels, and lacquers, and to produce acetophenone,...

2014-04-04 23:30:43

By the end of 2017, the global acetone production is anticipated to surpass the 8.44 million tonnes mark. London, UK (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Over the past few years, the world acetone market was on an upward trend. As of 2011, the worldwide acetone production registered a 4.2% increase and exceeded 6.67 million tonnes. Asia ranks the 1st in the world in terms of the acetone production. It called for over 40% of the world output in 2011. The region was followed by North America and Europe,...

2014-02-13 16:21:37

DUBLIN, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/n9dkjn/acetone_dmk ) has announced the addition of the "Acetone (DMK): 2014 World Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2018" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) Acetone 2014 World Market Outlook and Forecast is an absolutely essential resource for anyone looking for detailed information on the mentioned market. Using a wide range of primary and...

2014-01-20 23:00:37

Senior executives along the Phenol/Acetone value chain and supporting industries will convene at CMT’s 11th Phenol/ Acetone & Derivatives Markets conference on 4-5 March 2014 in Shanghai for an intensive 1.5 days dialog on the outlook for phenol/acetone market in 2014, downstream market trends, feedstock prices, regional markets as well as upcoming technologies in the area. Shanghai, China (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 Hosted by Centre for Management Technology (CMT), 11th Phenol/...

2013-08-13 23:26:11

Innovative nail polish remover combines acetone-based formula with natural oils for stronger, healthier nails. ST. LOUIS, Missouri (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 Cutex®, the leading producer of nail care products since 1911, has received a U.S. patent for its Advanced Revival Nail Polish Remover, the first innovation in nail polish remover in more than 15 years. The Advanced Revival formula combines acetone with natural botanical nourishing oils including apricot seed, flax seed and parilla...

Instant Fat Burning Updates Given By Pocket-sized Sensor
2013-07-25 09:27:30

Institute of Physics Fitness fanatics may soon be able to gauge if their hard work is paying off without the need for weighing scales thanks to a new device that can instantly tell if your body is burning fat. The portable, pocket-sized sensor, produced by a group of researchers in Japan, works by measuring increased levels of acetone on the breath -- a good indicator of when the body has begun to break down fat. The device has been presented today, 25 July, in IOP Publishing's...

2013-01-28 23:01:55

Global experts in phenol and acetone business will gather at CMT´s 10th Phenol/Acetone & Derivatives Markets Summit in Bangkok to explore strategic growth options amidst tough business climes. Bangkok, Thailand (PRWEB) January 29, 2013 Setting the backdrop and present market fundamentals, Prasenjit Kumar Basu, Managing Director & Regional Head of Research & Economics, Kim Eng Securities Pte Ltd., will explore the current trends in global economic outlook and its impact on...

2011-01-13 09:08:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Chemical Market Associates, Inc. (CMAI) announces the completion of the 2011 World Cumene Phenol & Acetone Analysis, an annual global study that covers historical trends and future projections for supply, demand, production, capacity, trade, pricing and profitability of the global bisphenol A, cumene, phenol, and acetone industries for the period 2005 to 2015. Included with each analysis is 12 months access to CMAI's online capacity and...

2010-01-20 09:08:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Chemical Market Associates, Inc. (CMAI) announces the completion of the 2010 World Cumene/Phenol & Acetone Analysis, an annual global study that covers past and future developments of supply, demand, production, capacity, trade, pricing and profitability of the global Cumene, Phenol and Acetone industry for the period 2004 to 2014. New for this edition is the coverage of acetone, as this co-product has grown in significance in industry profitability and...

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