Lyondell adds PTMEG, expands THF capacity. (Supplier's Corner).
* Lyondell Chemical Company has added a new product line, Polymeg
PTMEG (polytetramethylene ether glycols) polyols and increased THF (tetrahydrofuran) capacity. These products, previously supplied by Penn
Specialty Chemicals, Inc., complement Lyondell's existing portfolio
and offer customers a reliable, high-quality and independent source for
PTMEG, according to the company. PTMEG, manufactured through the
polymerization of THF, is used in the production of polyurethanes. THF
is a solvent used in the production of coatings, PVC pipe cement and
other applications. More info: Lyondell Chemical Company, (713) 652-7200
* Web: www.lyondell.com.