High Demand for Nanoclay-Reinforced Polymers Predicted by Packaging and Automotive Industries
Nanoclays are layered mineral silicates and are used for the reinforcement of polymer films, liquid silicone rubbers, hybrid phenolic friction composites, fibers, and non-woven materials. The rising demand for reinforced polymers in the automotive, coatings, and pharmaceuticals industries is increasing the demand for nanoclays. According to a report published by Transparency Market Research (TMR), the global nanoclay market will rise from US$1.22 bn in 2014 to US$3.37 bn by 2023, expanding at a
Date: Jul 11
Global Market for Crop Protection Chemicals to be Driven by Rising Demand for Food Worldwide
The tremendously rising population across the globe is demanding for large quantities of food. As a result, the agricultural industry has been witnessing a substantial growth and is projected to continue this trend in the coming years. Thus, it is essential to boost the agricultural produce and product it from harmful organisms. The protection of crops becomes one of the most important tasks for the farmers in order to cater the demand for food across the globe.
The global market for crop prote
Date: Jul 01
Rising Demand for Protective Clothing Drives Flame Resistant Fabrics Market
Flame resistant fabrics are used in the manufacturing of apparels, furnishings, and garments, which are required by the oil and gas industries, healthcare organizations, military, and transportation sectors. The key players are offering a wide range of flame resistant fabrics that have flexibility in design, engineering, and cost. However, the fabrics need to be produced meeting all the government regulations. They are also used to produce protective clothing for the law enforcement agencies.
Date: Jun 24
3M Faces Lawsuit for Dumping Toxic Chemicals into Tennessee River
For long, companies in the chemical industry have been blamed for polluting the water resources in the vicinity of their manufacturing facilities. Though the chemical companies have claimed that they release the effluents after processing them to make them easily degradable, the claims have always raised the eyebrows of environmental organizations and communities. There have been multiple instances when the communities staying in the vicinity of chemical manufacturing plants have suffered owing
Date: Jun 24
3 Chief Players in Global Cement Industry, Innovative Services and Value Additions by Players Fuel Growth of Market
Cement is amongst the most widely produced materials globally owing to its increasing utilization in construction and the rising presence across all geographies. The most common utilization of cement is within the construction material and it is composed of a mix raw materials having calcium carbonate as the key raw material.
The global cement market has a number of regional as well as global players. Of these, global players are increasing their presence within this industry, while the regio
Date: Jun 22
Rising Demand for Reusing Industrial Wastewater is Driving the Water Treatment Chemicals and Technology Market
Water scarcity and the issue of water pollution have become some of the most pressing issues for the world in present times. Fresh water resources are rapidly extinguishing, climate changes are leading to drastic changes in earth’s ecology and industries are flourishing - producing vast amounts of waste water. The globe’s population is also rising at an enormous pace and all these factors are levying an increased pressure on the already limited usable water resources the mankind has.
Date: Jun 10
Rising Demand for Graphite Batteries Drives Global Graphite Market’s Growth
The global market for graphite has registered exponential growth over the last decade. The increased utilization of graphite batteries has driven this market significantly in the recent past. The automotive industry has emerged as the leading consumer of graphite batteries, increasing the consumption of graphite extensively across the world. The growing application of graphite in lithium-ion batteries is also propelling this market remarkably.
Asia Pacific Leads Global Graphite Market
Date: Jun 09
Bitumen Gains Popularity as Environmental Paving Material of Choice
Bitumen is a highly viscous hydrocarbon produced as a byproduct from the distillation of petroleum. The distillation can be a result of a natural phenomenon or may be undertaken in refinery units using crude oil. Bitumen has many excellent characteristics which make it the material of choice for paving and binding purposes.
As the global network of highways and roads continues to rise to sustain the ever increasing modernization needs of the mounting global population, an increased amount of bi
Date: Jun 01
Growing Packaging Industry Drives Specialty Pulp and Paper Chemicals Market
The global specialty pulp and paper chemicals market is receiving a great impetus from the packaging industry. According to a report published by Transparency Market Research (TMR), a market intelligent company, the global demand for specialty pulp and paper chemicals was 28,283.8 kilo tons in 2013, in terms of volume. Furthermore, the global specialty pulp and paper chemicals market which stood at US$18.67 bn in 2013, is expected to reach USD 25.41 bn by 2020, expanding at a 4.5% CAGR between 2
Date: May 31
Global Nanocoatings Market to Gain Impetus from Rising Application in Automobiles
The global market for nanocoatings has been witnessing an exponential increase in its valuation. The growing application of coatings in automobiles and medical devices is having a positive influence on this market. The eco-friendliness of nanocoatings is also adding significantly to its rising popularity, fueling the demand for nanocoatings across the world.
North America Dominates Global Nanocoatings Market
North America leads the global market for nanocoatings. In 2012, the regional market ac
Date: May 26