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Bio-based Polyurethane (PU) Market analysis and forecast to 2020.

Global bio-based polyurethane (PU) market is expected to reach USD 37.5 million by 2020, or less than 0.07% of the total PU market according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Growing preference for bio plastics on account of environmental concerns, is expected to drive global bio-PU market over the next six years. Continue reading Bio-based Polyurethane (PU) Market analysis and forecast to 2020.

Furfural – Past and Future

Furfural (“FF”) family – Genealogy and promising next generation


Furfural is the chemical precursor for furfuryl alcohol (“FA”), tetrahydrofurfuryl alcohol (THFA), furoic acid, furfurylamine, methylfuran and furan. From furan, tetrahydrofuran (THF) is derived, which is the precursor for polytetramethylene ether glycol (PTMEG).

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Forecasted Bioplastics Industry Growth

The global bio-plastics industry is expected to witness significant growth and reach an estimated $7.02 billion by 2018

Global Bioplastics Growth

Lucintel, one of the leading global management consulting and market research firms, has just  released a detailed analysis on the bio-plastics industry entitles “Global Bio-plastics Industry 2013-2018: Trend, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis”.

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