N-butanol is used as a feedstock for manufacturing various chemicals including butyl
acetate, glycol ethers, and plasticizers.
Tenders are invited for 1)Rubber Disc, Material: White Butyl
Rubber, Working Pressure: 10 Bar, Max.
) has announced the addition of the "Global Butyl
Acrylate Industry Report 2014" report to their offering.
This synthetic rubber manufacturer has undertaken a complete rebranding of its butyl
A debottlenecking project to increase its capacity of butyl
glycol ethers has been announced by Dow Oxygenated Solvents.
LANXESS AG is a major producer of butyl
rubber, a chemical found in such commodities as car tires and chewing gum.
The largest investment project yet from Lanxess, its 400 million [euro] 100,000 tonnes capacity butyl
rubber plant to be built in Singapore, has been delayed due to the global economic crisis.
Manufacturers commonly make protective garments out of butyl
rubber, which blocks vapors and liquids.
Carlisle reports that while the batchwise production of 1000 kg of butyl
rubber takes 6 to 8 hours, the same quantity can be produced on the new Berstorff extrusion line in only 1 hour.
InMat calculates that 20-30 microns of its butyl
nanocomposite coatings can provide the same air barrier as 1 mm of butyl
Reuters recently reported that Lyondell Chemical Company CEO Dan Smith revealed during a teleconference last week that the methyl tertiary butyl
ether (MTBE) manufacturer has the capability of converting to the production of alternative fuel additives by as early as this summer.
For example, assuming excretion of 2 L of urine/day, the reported concentration of butyl
benzyl phthalate corresponds to an exposure of approximately 60 [micro]g/day, or 1 [micro]g/kg/day for a woman weighing 60 kg.