Expanding International Trade Pursuits hold Promise for Bulk Container Packaging Market
Bulk container packaging products are used for high volume packaging. Flexible intermediate bulk containers (FIBC), bulk container liners, flexitanks, and barrels and boxes are some of the bulk packaging products that are used for the storage and transportation of bulk commodities. These products are suitable to be used for rail, road, and waterways as transportation means. Oils and fat, food and beverages, pharmaceutical products, and non-hazardous chemicals are some commodities that bulk conta
Date: Feb 11
Changing Dietary Patterns to Impact Global Fungicides Market
The global fungicides market is projected to expand significantly in the coming few years. The market is driven by several factors. The booming global population is having a positive impact on the global fungicides market. This has led to rising food security concerns, which has driven the demand for fungicides. In addition to this, the global fungicides market is also driven by the demand for yield improving agrochemicals such as pesticides and fungicides. Moreover, the increasing global demand
Date: Feb 08
Rising Cost of Transparent Ceramics Leads to Development of Suitable Alternatives
Transparent ceramics have emerged as a promising alternative to single-crystal technologies and traditional glass technologies across various application fields such as infrared domes and high-energy radiation detection. Emergence of new technologies has led to usage of transparent ceramics for applications such as inertial confinement nuclear fusion and automobile ignition. Optoelectronics and optics has emerged as the most important application segment in the global transparent ceramics market
Date: Jan 18
Global TDI Market: Asia Pacific to Maintain its Dominance
The global market for toluene diisocyanate (TDI) has exhibited a high growth rate in the recent times. The continual expansion in the application area of TDI has fueled this market significantly. However, the volatility in prices of raw materials is hampering the growth of this market to a great extent.
Experts have projected that the global market will register a moderate rise in the coming years. Some of the regional markets, however, are witnessing remarkable growth. Here is a snapshot of th
Date: Jan 12
Carbon Fiber Market Driven by Rising Usage in Automotive Design
Carbon fiber is a type of fiber that can be used in conjunction with other conventional materials or as a standalone material in construction of various kinds. Carbon fibers are lightweight and offer a much higher strength-to-weight ratio than most conventional construction materials, such as steel or aluminum. Carbon fibers are now increasingly being used in diverse end-use industries such as wind energy and automotive. Both industries are constantly in need of materials that can offer high mec
Date: Jan 12
Ban on Nonylphenol Ethoxylates (NPE) in EU Renewed: Is it so Easy for Textile Industry to Bid Adieu to the Omnipresent Chemical?
The global market for textile chemicals manufactures and markets chemicals used in a variety of manufacturing and processing activities in the textile industry. Textile chemicals help optimize and improve the manufacturing process and endow the final product with a desirable appearance or a specific function. During the process of manufacturing, textiles undergo an extensive process of chemical and non-chemical curing. This process includes chemicals for the purposes of finishing, dyeing and pri
Date: Dec 28
Applications of Nanoclay in Tackling Pollution to be Tested in Iran
Nanoclays, the nanometer-scale thick particles of layered mineral silicates, are extensively used in industries such as paints & coatings, automotive, aerospace, packaging, marine, and flame retardants. Several classes of nanoclays, such as hectorite, bentonite, montmorillonite, halloysite, illite, kaolinite, vermiculite, and smectite are extensively used across a number of application areas depending on the composition and morphology of these clays.
The demand for a variety of nanoclays has co
Date: Dec 22
Asia Pacific Leads Global Plastic Packaging Market
The pressure to raise the appeal of products has drawn the focus of producers towards innovative packaging, driving the growth of the global plastic packaging market. The rapid development in various end-use industries such as food and beverages, consumer electronics, pharmaceuticals, and many more is propelling the worldwide plastic packaging market to a great extent.
In 2013, the global market for plastic packaging had reached around US$260 bn. Stimulated by the increasing interest of consume
Date: Dec 21
Syngenta Rejects ChemChina’s Takeover Offer
Syngenta AG, the largest agrichemicals company across the globe, has rejected a takeover offer worth US$42 billion by the China National Chemical Corp. The takeover rejection has lifted Syngenta’s share value. The company has been under pressure to increase shareholder returns since it rejected Monsanto’s US$47 bn takeover bid. Its chief executive resigned post the rejection of the takeover bid. According to the reports, the Swiss-based company was in talks with China National Chemical Corp.
Date: Nov 13
Roads Functional Again Post the Chemical Spill in a Factory at Widnes
Roads are operative again after the spilling of a chemical at an industrial facility in Widnes. A security message encouraging adjacent inhabitants to remain inside and keep their windows and entryways shut has likewise been lifted after the leakage at the Lower Road in Pentagon Fine Chemicals.There was movement clog in the Widnes and Halewood region prior tonight taking after the spill, bringing on deferrals for those going to Liverpool John Lennon Airport.
The chemical is said to be Benzoyl C
Date: Oct 12