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2014-05-08 23:07:12

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Polymeric Foams markets. Global market for Polymeric Foams is projected to reach 23 million metric tons by 2020, driven largely by expanding use in a wide range of applications across various end-use industries. San Jose, California (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – Polymer foams are used in disposable packaging for food products, insulation material in buildings, and as cushioning in furniture products. While...

2014-05-08 16:29:36

Rig Building Capability Meets High Demand for Mobile Spray Foam Systems in the Southeast PHOENIX, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Roofing equipment and supplies provider, Intech Equipment & Supply, announced it is now building mobile spray systems at the company's newly-opened Rutledge, Georgia branch location. By offering rig building capabilities, Intech Equipment will address the high demand for mobile spray foam systems in the southeastern United States. The company will...

2014-05-08 16:29:32

ST. LOUIS, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gregory H. Boyce today cited a number of 2013 accomplishments and discussed broad market conditions at the company's annual shareholder's meeting. "2013 was a year of substantial achievement despite market headwinds," Boyce said. "We matched our record safety performance from 2012, increased productivity, reduced costs, lowered capital investments, generated solid cash flow and repaid...

2014-05-08 09:33:20

"What a curious feeling," says Alice in Lewis Carroll's tale, as she shrinks to a fraction of her size, and everything around her suddenly looks totally unfamiliar. Scientists too have to get used to these curious feelings when they examine matter on tiny scales and at low temperatures: all the behavior we are used to seeing around us is turned on its head. In research published today in the journal Nature Communications, UCL scientists have made a startling discovery about a familiar...

2014-05-08 08:26:39

UOP Oleflex(TM) Process technology will be used to produce 170,000 metric tons of isobutylene per year DES PLAINES, Ill., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UOP LLC, a Honeywell (NYSE: HON) company, announced today that its technologies have been selected to produce key ingredients for fuels and synthetic rubber in China. China's Lijin Petrochemical Plant Co., Ltd. will use Honeywell's UOP C(4) Oleflex(TM) process to produce isobutylene, an important ingredient for fuels and synthetic...

2014-05-07 23:07:39

The Carbon capture sequestration market report includes market share, supply chain and value chain analysis; Porter’s five force analysis, and market metrics such as drivers, restrints, burning issues, opportunities, and winning imperatives. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/carbon-capture-sequestration-market-192793537.html) (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 The report “Carbon Capture & Sequestration market by Service (Capture, Transport & Sequestration) Technology...

2014-05-07 23:05:47

MarketReportsOnline.com adds “Global Propylene Industry - On-Purpose Technologies to Gain Prominence “report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 The global propylene industry is witnessing a change in the feedstock scenario in various parts of the world. In North America, propylene supply from steam crackers is expected to decrease in coming years as abundant and inexpensive natural gas liquids (NGLs) feedstock form shale gas is slowly replacing heavy feedstock...

2014-05-07 20:23:40

LONDON, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Refining Industry Outlook in North America, 2014 - Capacity Analysis, Forecasts and Details of All Operating and Planned Refinerieshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/oil_gas/exploration_production/refining_industry_outlook_north_america_2015.htmlRefining Industry Outlook in North America, 2014 - Capacity Analysis, Forecasts and Details of All Operating and Planned...

2014-05-07 16:33:07

LONDON, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Refining Industry Outlook in South and Central America, 2014 - Capacity Analysis, Forecasts and Details of All Operating and Planned Refinerieshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/oil_gas/exploration_production/refining_industry_outlook_south_central_america_2015.htmlRefining Industry Outlook in South and Central America, 2014 - Capacity Analysis, Forecasts and Details of All Operating...

2014-05-06 20:22:13

Provides additional opportunities to collect valued Aboriginal, local and public input VANCOUVER, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE:SE) is pleased to announce that its submission of an Environmental Assessment Certificate Application (Application) for the Westcoast Connector Gas Transmission Project (Project) has been formally accepted for review by the BC Environmental Assessment Office (BC EAO). This milestone begins an extensive 180-day review process,...


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  • A spider.
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