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2014-06-27 12:22:51

Companies Bring Unmatched Experience to ExxonMobil Project HOUSTON, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bechtel and Linde have been awarded a contract to design and build an ethylene plant in Texas for ExxonMobil. The plant will be built just east of Houston at the ExxonMobil Baytown Complex, one of the largest and most technologically advanced petroleum and petrochemical complexes in the world. At a capacity of 1.55 million tons of ethylene per year, the new facility will be one of the...

2014-06-27 08:26:41

DUBLIN, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2m9962/caprolactam) has announced the addition of the "2014 Report on the International Caprolactam (Textiles, Carpets, Industrial Yarns, Engineering Plastics, Packaging, Electronics) Market - Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The demand for caprolactam is mainly prompted by growing demand from engineering applications and...

2014-06-26 08:22:08

DUBLIN, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8hx93j/naphtha_market) has announced the addition of the "2014 Report on the International Naphtha (Chemicals, Energy/Fuels and Others) Market - Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Generally, there are two main classes of naphtha - heavy naphtha and paraffinic naphtha. Paraffinic naphtha is rich in olefins and is suitable for...

2014-06-23 08:23:47

UOP methanol-to-olefins (MTO) technology enables production of high-value petrochemicals from feedstocks derived from coal or natural gas instead of petroleum DES PLAINES, Ill., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UOP LLC, a Honeywell (NYSE: HON) company, announced today that its licensee, China's Wison (Nanjing) Clean Energy Co. Ltd., has produced more than 360 million pounds of light olefins at a plant in Nanjing, China, using UOP's breakthrough methanol-to-olefins (MTO) process...

2014-06-22 23:01:19

The growth in construction and automobile industries, the rising penetration in end-use industries and the rising crude oil prices are the major drivers which facilitate and boost the growth of the solvents industry. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market-report/hydrocarbon-solvents-reports-6575931513.html (PRWEB) June 22, 2014 The growth in construction and automobile industries, the rising penetration in end-use industries, the environmental regulations to reduce VOCs, and the rising...

2014-06-19 23:04:47

All-encompassing analysis and forecast of the VAM market at various geographical scales can be found in the in-demand research study “Vinyl Acetate (VAM): 2014 World Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2018” worked out by Merchant Research & Consulting and recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. According to the report, the world VAM production is poised to grow by nearly 4.5% per year in the next 5 years. London, UK (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 In 2012, the world vinyl acetate (VAM)...

2014-06-18 23:12:06

Markets Research Reports.biz added deep and professional market research reports on "Global And China Acrylic Acid And Esters Industry Report, 2013-2016" Market Analysis and Overview. (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 MarketResearchReports.Biz presents this most up-to-date research on "Research Report On Global And China Acrylic Acid And Esters Market" Industry Report, 2013-2016 Acrylic acid & esters is the general term for acrylic acid (AA) and acrylic esters (AE), wherein,...

2014-06-16 16:21:39

LONDON, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices in the $3-trillion-plus global petrochemicals market slipped $3 per million metric ton (/mt) in May, marking the fourth consecutive month of price declines, according to the just-released monthly Platts Global Petrochemical Index (PGPI). The PGPI is a benchmark basket of seven widely used petrochemicals and is published by Platts, a leading global energy, petrochemicals and metals information provider and a top source of benchmark price...

2014-06-12 08:21:41

Technology to Convert Butene to High-Value Butadiene to Address Growing Global Supply Shortage DES PLAINES, Ill., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TPC Group Inc. and UOP LLC, a Honeywell (NYSE: HON) company announced today that the two companies have entered into an agreement for UOP to be the exclusive licensor of the proprietary TPC Group OXO-D(TM) technology used to produce on-purpose butadiene, a key ingredient for making synthetic rubber. The two companies will immediately begin...

2014-06-10 23:11:14

Market Size - $23.81 bn in 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 5%, Market Trends – Increasing application in textiles and PET manufacturing. View full report - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/ethylene-glycols-industry. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 The global market for ethylene glycol is expected to reach USD 33.36 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Growing demand for polyethylene terephthalate (PET) for packaging...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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