Wells Fargo Insurance, a part of Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC), has announced the launch of its Prop 65 insurance programme, the first liability insurance programme designed to provide financial protection for product manufacturers, distributors, and formulators of products that contain any of six plasticisers
covered under California Proposition (Prop) 65.
and Amoco Deutschand Gmbh, Plasticisers
Ltd, International Fibers Group, Fiber Partner.
, biodegradable lubricant oils for industry and vehicles) and consumer goods (e.
As a result, these end up in the landfill, together with toxins such as plasticisers
, fillers, and colour additives that are not biodegradable.
Its products are used in various industry sectors including textiles, oilfield chemicals, plasticisers
, plastics, fuels, lighting, solvents and detergents.
Representatives from the entire flexible PVC value chain met recently at the Plasticisers
Conference 2014 to discuss the latest developments in the sector.
Phthalates, used as plasticisers
, found in many items from cosmetics to wood finishes.
They are pre-coloured with plasticisers
added to the cellulose powder, together with dyes to create the colours, before the sheets are formed; it is possible to obtain various patterns within the sheet.
The increasing demand for phthalate-free plasticisers
re-affirms the strategic vision of Oxea and the necessity of continuous investments and initiatives that we have embarked upon to address the industry's changing requirements".
The manufacturing expansion at AEP will add innovative specialty chemical and fertiliser solutions to support the robust growth of the company's global footprint in the production of phthalate-free plasticisers
and complement our strategic expansion plans into the petrochemicals sector," said Mulham Al Jarf, OOC deputy chief executive officer and chairman of Oxea.
If so, we aren't sure how zooplankton and other small creatures are responding to that, or whether harmful additives, pigments, plasticisers
, flame retardants and other toxic compounds are leaching into the water.
Scientists have been researching plasticisers
that prolong the periods of the slump of a concrete mixture (Makishaeva 2006).