Raw Materials & Equipment

LYONDELL EXPANDS

August 16, 2005

LYONDELL EXPANDS
OXYGENATED SOLVENTS LINE
Lyondell Chemical Company has
expanded its oxygenated solvents
line with the addition of Arcosolv
PMP propylene glycol methyl ether
propionate. Arcosolv PMP is a non-
HAP glycol ether ester. Its broad solvency
and slow evaporation rate
make it a suitable replacement for
ethylene glycol ethyl ether acetate
(EEA), according to the company. The
solvent can also be used in a variety
of industrial coating systems, including
acrylics, alkyds, urethanes and
baking enamels. More info: Lyondell
Chemical Co., (713) 309-3987, (888)
777-0232; Web: www.lyondell.com.

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