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2008-09-24 18:00:32

Nagoya, Sept. 24 (Jiji Press)--Japanese trader Toyota Tsusho Corp. said Wednesday it will sell in Asia, including Japan, polyethylene to be mass-produced from sugarcane by leading Brazilian petrochemical firm Braskem SA by 2011. It will be the first time in the world for polyethylene of plant origin to be produced on an industrial scale. Of the Brazilian company's planned annual output of some 200,000 tons, the Japanese trader will sell around 50,000 tons for use in cosmetics packaging,...

2008-06-17 12:00:43

HOUSTON, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Chemical Market Associates, Inc. (CMAI) recently completed the Chemical Company Analysis (CCA) on Braskem SA, the second company report of the 2008 Edition. The report includes strategic direction, financial overviews, global chemical business operations/positions, chemical manufacturing site descriptions and chemical product material balances for Braskem SA. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080617/LATU066) (Logo:...


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  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
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