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 …

Monument Sales Control Effective September 5

In a letter released recently, Monument has announced that they are no longer on force majeure for products manufactured at their Houston plant. However, a strict Monument sales control is effective immediately. This will apply to the following products: Isopropyl Alcohol, all grades Hexylene Glycol Diacetone Isopropyl Acetate Methyl Isobutyl …

Lyondell IPA Allocations September 1

Lyondell has previously delcared force majeure at its Channelview, Texas plant, affecting Lyondell IPA (Isopropyl Alcohol). Now, effective September 1, 2017, a strict sales allocation will be implemented for Lyondell IPA, at 85%. For further details, please read the Lyondell letter here. be sure to reach out to your dedicated …

Huntsman PG Allocations Effective Immediately

Huntsman has placed sales controls on all Huntsman PG products. The Huntsman PG allocations are as follows: Propylene Oxide, 60% Propylene Glycol, 100% Dipropylene Glycol, 50% (after 9/15/2017) Be sure to reach out to your dedicated GreenChem sales representative for further insight on the latest chemical news and how this …

Dow Force Majeure Announcement on MEA, TEA, & DEA

Dow has announced force majeure at its Seadrift, Texas site due to the widespread flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey. This new announcement will affect the allocations for all Dow MEA, TEA, and DEA production. For further details, please read the Dow force majeure letter here. be sure to reach out …

Lyondell BDO Allocations September 1

Lyondell has previously delcared force majeure at its Channelview, Texas plant, affecting Lyondell BDO (1,4-Butanediol). Now, effective September 1, 2017, a strict sales allocation will be implemented for Lyondell BDO products and their dervatives. The Lyondell BDO allocations are as follows: Allyl Alcohol (AA), 80% 1,4-Butanediol (BDO), 70% 2-Methyl-1,3-Propanediol (MP …

Shell Force Majeure Announcement

Shell has announced force majeure at its Deer Park, Texas Phenol and Acetone plants due to the widespread flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey. It is currently unknown when normal operations will resume. For further details, please read the Shell force majeure letter here. be sure to reach out to your …

Lucite Force Majeure Announcement

Lucite has announced that they are still operating under force majeure due to the catastrophic conditions caused by Hurricane Harvey. This has seriously affected the production of Methyl Methacrylate (MMA) and Methacrylic Acid (MAA) at their Beaumont, Texas plant. For further details, please read the Lucite force majeure letter here. …

Monument Force Majeure Announcement

Monument has announced force majeure at its Brandenburg, Kentucky facility. This is direct result of the impact Hurricane Harvey has had on the Gulf Coast region. All grades Propylene Glycol and Dipropylene Glycol will be affected. For further details, please read the Monument force majeure letter here. be sure to …

Huntsman Hurricane Harvey Updated

In a letter published today, Huntsman has announced the closing of all their plants in the regions affected by the historic flooding from Hurricane Harvey. The flooding has made product inventories and availability inaccessible until further notice. Be sure to reach out to your dedicated GreenChem sales representative for further …