Dow Force Majeure Announcement for Vinyl Acetate Monomer (VAM) – May 17

The Dow Chemical Company has announced on May 17 that they are declaring force majeure for Vinyl Acetate Monomer (VAM).  Dow will not be able to supply VAM.  At this time, Dow estimates that this event will prevent Dow from supplying VAM for approximately two months. For further details, please read the …

Dow Force Majeure Announcement on AEEA, DETA and PIP 68 – March 21, 2018

The Dow Chemical Company has announced Force Majeure at its St. Charles Operations manufacturing site due to a breakage of equipment beyond their reasonable control.  This new announcement will affect the allocations for Aminoethylethanolamine (AEEA), Diethylenetriamine (DETA) and Piperazine 68% (PIP 68). For further details, please read the Dow Force …

Dow MMA, GMAA, MA, & Others Remain Under Order Control

Effective immediately, Dow MMA, GMAA, MA, among other performance monomer products, will remain under order control in North America. For a full list of the items under order control, and for further details, please read the Dow letter here. Be sure to reach out to your dedicated GreenChem sales representative …

Lyondell MEG Force Majeure Ceased

In a letter published today, effective immediately, Lyondell MEG will be ceasing the force majeure event relating to all ethylene glycols and ethylene oxide materials. Read an excerpt from the letter below. Effective immediately, the force majeure event for Ethylene Oxide and Ethylene Glycol has ceased. Be sure to reach …

Lyondell PG Force Majeure Ceased

In a letter published today, effective immediately, Lyondell PG will be ceasing the force majeure event relating to all propylene glycols. Read an excerpt from the letter below. Effective immediately, the force majeure event relating to Hurricane Harvey for Propylene Glycol, has ceased. Be sure to reach out to your …

Lyondell PM, DPM, TPM & More Get Allocation Revisions

Lyondell is now announcing allocation revisions for September and October for their P-series of glycol ethers. See those revisions below. Glycol Ether PM, 75% Glycol Ether DPM, allocation removed Glycol Ether TPM, allocation removed Glycol Ether PM Acetate, 80% Glycol Ether PNB, 100% Glycol Ether DPNB, 100% Glycol Ether Poly …

Lyondell MEG, DEG, TEG Allocation Revisions

Lyondell is now announcing allocation revisions for September and October for ethylene oxide. See those revisions below. Ethylene Oxide Pure, 100% contract levels Monoethylene Glycol (MEG), 100% Diethylene Glycol (DEG), allocation removed Triethylene Glycol (TEG), allocation removed Heavy Ethylene Glycol (HEG), as available For further details, please read the Lyondell …

Lyondell PG Allocation Revision

As previously announced, Lyondell has delcared force majeure at its Bayport, Texas plant. Lyondell is now announcing allocation revisions for September and October. See those revisions below. Propylene Glycol Industrial Grade, 100% contract levels Propylene Glycol USP/EP Grade, 100% contract levels Dipropylene Glycol Industrial Grade, 55% Dipropylene Glycol Fragrance Grade, …

Lyondell EB, DB, & More Receive Sales Allocations September 1

Lyondell confirmed more sales allocations in light of the force majeure announcements due to the torrential conditions following Hurricane Harvey. As a result, for the foreseeable future Lyondell EB, DB, and more are on strict sales allocation, effective September 1, 2017. For further details, please read the Lyondell letter here. …

Lyondell MEG, TEG, DEG Receive Sales Allocations September 1

Lyondell confirmed more sales allocations in light of the force majeure announcements due to the torrential conditions following Hurricane Harvey. As a result, for the foreseeable future Lyondell MEG, TEG, and DEG are on strict sales allocation, effective September 1, 2017. For further details, please read the Lyondell letter here. …

Lyondell PM, DPM, TPM, PNB & More Receive Sales Allocations September 1

Lyondell has previously delcared force majeure on their P-series of glycol ethers due to the torrential conditions following Hurricane Harvey. As a result, for the foreseeable future Lyondell PM, DPM, TPM, PNB, among others, are on strict sales allocation, effective September 1, 2017. For further details, please read the Lyondell …