ethylene


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a flammable colorless gaseous alkene

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Polyethylene was the largest end use segment in the global ethylene market in 2015 on account of increasing demand for safe and high quality packaging material from various sectors such as food & beverage, pharmaceuticals and chemicals.
The Ethylene Middle East Technology Conference -- is the only conference and exhibition of its kind in the region and takes place at the Gulf Hotel, Bahrain, on October 17 and 18, 2016.
With more than 400 delegates already confirmed, EMET is expected to attract over 600 key players of the ethylene industry in the region.
Maximum response regarding female flower count, fruit yield and ethylene emission was obtained by the application of paint coated CaC2 at 300 mg pot-1, which resulted in 34% more fruit yield compared to control plants.
Ramezan Oladi, managing director of KPC, issued a statement on the day thanking all those staff and experts involved in completion of the phase which would make up for feedstock shortages in many of the plants along West Ethylene Pipeline.
This has necessitated the development of various technologies to counter the effects of ethylene in a storage facility.
Natural gas company Westlake Chemical Partners (NYSE:WLKP) said on Friday that it intends to increase its ethylene capacity at the Calvert City, Kentucky facility.
Researchers subsequently mapped many genes and proteins that plants use to produce ethylene. Scientists now also understand how plants sense ethylene (SN: 2/13/93, p.
One of the main customers is China that imports large amounts of ethylene and ethylene-based plastics such as HDPE, LLDPE, and LDPE, added the new "Market Study Ethylene" by Ceresana, a leading international market research and consultancy company.
The existing techniques for measurement of ethylene are gas chromatographs, Fourier Transform, infrared spectroscopy, and electrochemical sensors which are laboratory based analytical methods and are expensive.
From 2015, the Austrian oil and gas company will supply Clariant's site in Gendorf, Germany with ethylene. This agreement will enable Clariant to source most of its requirements for this important basic chemical in southern Bavaria, according to the company.
They produce and release into the air ethylene gas, which fosters ripening and blooming.
Iran has launched the world's longest ethylene pipeline, which carries the chemical compound from the southern Persian Gulf port of Assaluyeh to petrochemical complexes in the western provinces of Iran .
In a statement filed with the Stock Exchange of Thailand, IVL said the acquisition of the US ethylene oxide and ethylene glycol producer would make it the only global polyester group to have both purified terephthalic acid (PTA) and mono ethylene glycol (MEG) integration.
Mature and commercialization of low-cost shale gas exploration technologies enable FPC USA to boost production capacity of ethylene and propylene.