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Waste Heat Recovery Market by Application (Pre-heating, Steam Generation, Electricity & Others), and Industry (Petroleum Refining, Heavy Metal, Cement, Chemical, Natural Gas Compression, Pulp/Paper Industry & Others) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018

The industrial sector accounts for one third of the total energy being consumed in the society. It is estimated that around 20%-50% of industrial energy input is lost in the environment. This waste heat arises due to both equipment inefficiencies and thermodynamic limitations of the equipment and processes. Although some of the waste heat losses from the industrial processes are inevitable, the industrial facilities can reduce these losses by improving their equipment efficiency or installing waste heat recovery technologies.

April 2014 $ 4650 selected

Benzene Market & Its Derivatives (Ethylbenzene, Cumene, Cyclohexane, Nitrobenzene, and Alkylbenzene) Market by Application & Geography – Trends and Forecasts to 2018

Benzene is an organic compound with molecular formula C6H6, which is among the most consumed petrochemicals used in the industry. It is an important feedstock to manufacture various chemicals that further serve diverse industries including building and construction, textile, electrical and electronics, and automotive. Its main application segments include the manufacturing of ethylbenzene, cyclohexane, cumene, nitrobenzene, and alkylbenzene. It is also utilized for manufacturing maleic anhydride and as a solvent.

April 2014 $ 4650 selected

Chloromethanes Market by Type (Methyl Chloride, Methylene Chloride, Chloroform, Carbon Tetrachloride), by Geography (NA, Europe, Asia-Pacific, & ROW) & by Application - Global Trends and Forecasts to 2018

The chloromethanes market, along with its end products, has witnessed a stagnant growth in the past few years and it is expected to be the same in the coming years, especially in North American and European regions. Leading manufacturers and their strategies to balance current supply-demand issues, regulations across the different regions, and newer applications development across the vertical industries will be the key influencing factors in the chloromethanes market.

April 2014 $ 4650 selected

Flue Gas Desulfurization Systems & Services Market by Type (Wet FGD, Dry FGD, and others), by Application (Cement Manufacture, Chemical, Power Generation, Iron & Steel, and Others) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019

The flue gas desulfurization market is expected to grow at a steady pace during the next five years. The market was estimated to be worth $12,931 million in 2013. The harmful effects of flue gas have lead to strengthening of emission control regulations in several nations.

April 2014 $ 4650 selected

PU Coating Market by Type (Solvent-borne, Water-borne, High Solids, Powder), End Industry (Automotive & Transportation, Wood & Furniture, Industrial, Textile, Construction, Electrical & Electronics) & Geography - Trends & Forecasts to 2018

Polyurethane coating is a polymer consisting of a chain of organic units joined by urethane links which is a result of the reaction between an isocyanate component and a resin blend made with only hydroxyl-containing resins. Polyurethane coating chemistry is based on the combination of polyisocyanates mainly TDI and MDI with polyols such as polyesters, polyacrylates, and polyethers. There are various types of PU coatings based on various technologies such as solvent-borne PU coating, water-borne PU coating, high solids PU coating and PU powder coating used in various end industries like automotive & transportation, wood & furniture, industrial, construction, textile, and electrical & electronics.

April 2014 $ 4650 selected

Semiconductor & IC Packaging Materials Market by Types (Organic Substrates, Bonding Wires, Lead frames, Ceramic Packages, and so on), Packaging Technologies (SOP, GA, QFN, DFN, and others) & Geography - Regional Trends & Forecast to 2019

Semiconductor & IC packaging materials are known to protect the electronic components such as semiconductors and ICs from external impact, corrosion, and so on. These packaging materials are used along with various advanced packaging technologies for the packaging of semiconductors and integrated circuits.

April 2014 $ 4650 selected

Blowing Agents Market by Type (HCFCs, HFCs, HCs, & Others), by Foam Type (PU, PS, Phenolic, Polyolefin, & Others) & Geography - Trends and Forecasts to 2019

Blowing agents is one of the most widely used additives in polymeric foam industry across the globe, finding applications in almost all foam industries. Blowing agents are highly used materials as a part of the manufacturing of diverse sorts of polymeric foams to accomplish particular properties and upgrading nature of polymer parts. These blowing agents are utilized where the pressure develops during processing to produce low density foams with a more homogenous foam structure. Dependent upon the proposed application of polymers, blowing agents are used to make the foamed items. The polymer foam business segment interest for blowing agents is developing essentially in view of producing low cost, environment-friendly foam products. At present, the interest in blowing agents is rising because of sprouting demand for polymeric foams due to rapid developments in their end-user industries like appliances and construction.

April 2014 $ 4650 selected

Flow Meters Market by Type (Differential Pressure, Positive Displacement, Magnetic, Ultrasonic, Coriolis Turbine, Vortex and Others) and by Application (Water & Wastewater, Oil & Gas, Refining & Petrochemicals, Food & Beverages, Chemicals, Power Generation and Others) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019

Flow meter is an instrument which is used to measure volume of fluid passing through certain point over a given time. A flow meter usually consists of a tube, indicator, stop, and scale. The performance of flow meter depends on density, pressure, viscosity, and temperature of the fluid. It is measured by accuracy, repeatability, linearity, and range-ability of the instrument. The global flow meters market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 7.2% from 2014 to 2019 to reach a value of $7.9 billion. Rapid industrialization and growing population in the Asia-Pacific region are driving the demand for flow meters. Mushrooming population of the Asia-Pacific requires huge water and wastewater management infrastructure in the region.

April 2014 $ 4650 selected

Super Absorbent Polymers Market by Type (Sodium Polyacrylate, Polyacrylate/Polyacrylamide Copolymer, & Others) & by Application (Baby Diapers, Adult Diapers, Women Sanitary Napkins, Agriculture, & Others) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019

Super absorbent Polymers typically are cross-linked acrylic homo-polymers (usually Sodium neutralized). Diaper and hygiene product manufacturers use super absorbent polymers as the solidification medium in the products. In agriculture, they are used to increase the water absorption and water retention in soils located in regions subject to drought. The global super absorbent polymer market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.5% from 2014 to 2019 to reach a value of $8.56 billion. The demand for super absorbent polymer is increasing and will continue to increase as the disposable income of the individuals are increasing and population pyramids in the Asia-Pacific and Middle East, Africa.

March 2014 $ 4650 selected

Conductive Ink Market by Application (Photovoltaic, Membrane Switches, Displays, Bio-Sensor, Automotive), Type (Silver Flake & Nanoparticle, Copper Flake & Nanoparticle, Carbon/Graphene, CNT, Dielectric, Polymer) - Global Trend & Forecast to 2018

The major driving factors of the conductive ink market are the increase in demand for efficiency and miniaturization in consumer electronics which increases the demand for conductive inks to replace the bulky, energy consuming wires, and circuits. Conductive inks provide better energy efficiency, smaller size devices, and better durability than the traditional wire circuits. The numerous up-and-coming applications are being discovered due to the innovations and new product developments in this market. Conductive inks are now finding applications in batteries, fuel cells, among various others.

March 2014 $ 4650 selected

Glass Fiber & Glass Fiber Reinforced Plastic (GFRP) Composites Market by Raw Material, Manufacturing Process, Application (Transportation, Construction, Electrical & Electronics, & Others) & by Geography – Global Trends & Forecast to 2019

Glass fiber is one of the most common reinforcing elements used in commercial and industrial composites. Glass fiber properties such as high strength, flexibility, durability, stability, light-weight, and resistance to heat, temperature, and moisture make glass fiber an essential raw material for GFRP Composites that are used in variety of applications. Glass fiber accounts for about 90% of the reinforcements used in composite consumption, globally. Most of the GFRP Composites are used in transportation and infrastructure & construction sectors. The demand for renewable energy, in the form of wind turbines, demand for light-weight fuel efficient aircrafts & cars, and the demand for GFRP pipe, tank and other corrosion resistant equipment are major drivers increasing its demand in the coming years.

March 2014 $ 4650 selected

Biopolymers/Bioplastics Market by Type (Bio PET, Bio PE, PLA, PHA, Bio PBS, Starch Blends, and Regenerated Cellulose), by Application (Packaging, Bottles, Fibers, Agriculture, Automotive, and Others) & by Geography – Trends & Forecasts to 2018

Biopolymers consist of covalently bonded monomeric units. Biopolymers can also be defined as a material for which at least a portion of polymer consists of material produced from renewable materials. Based on monomeric units and structure, biopolymers are of three types namely, polynucleotide, polypeptides, and polysaccharides. Biopolymers are renewable, sustainable, carbon neutral, biodegradable, and compostable.

March 2014 $ 4650 selected

Electronic Chemicals & Materials Market by Types (Silicon Wafer, PCB Laminate, Photoresist, Specialty Gases, etc.), Application (Semiconductor & IC, PCB), Forms (Solid, Liquid, Gaseous) & Geography - Regional Trends & Forecast to 2019

Electronic chemicals and materials can be classified into eight types such as, Silicon wafer, PCB Laminate, Photoresist, Specialty Gases, CMP slurries, Wet chemicals, Low-K dielectrics, and others. Silicon wafers constitute the major global market in electronic chemicals and materials and are widely used as base materials for the manufacturing of semiconductors. PCB laminates are widely used for manufacturing of printed circuit boards. Low-K dielectrics are relatively recent application of semiconductors and Integrated Circuits (IC) and therefore, are expected to grow aggressively in the next five years.

March 2014 $ 4650 selected

Bio-Polyamide, Specialty Polyamide & Precursors Market by Type (PA 6, PA 66, PA 10, PA 11, PA 12 & Others), by Precursor (CPL, ADA & HDMA), by Material (Fiber & Plastics) & Application (Textile, Automotive, E&E & Others) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019

The global polyamide market, along with its end products, has witnessed a linear growth in the past few years and this growth is estimated to increase in the coming years. The quality, durability, lightweight nature & excellent energy absorbing property, an upsurge in the demand for durable polyamide; and the upcoming safety regulations & innovative techniques for its use will be the key influencing factors for the global polyamide market with the increased emphasis on its different types and their applications.

March 2014 $ 4650 selected

Specialty Synthetic Fibers & Glass Fiber Market by Types (Para & Meta Aramids, UHMW Polyethylene, Carbon Fiber, POA, Glass Fiber & Others), Applications (Aerospace & Defence, Automotive, Wind Energy, etc.) & Geography - Global Trend & Forecast to 2018

Growing demand for lightweight high performing materials in various industries such as aerospace & defense, automotive, wind energy, etc. will drive the global specialty synthetic fibers and glass fiber market to $20.1 billion by 2018. Asia-Pacific, with its thriving economies and rapidly expanding manufacturing bases, is expected to experience highest revenue growth during the next five years.

March 2014 $ 4650 selected

Thermoplastic Polyurethane Market by End-Industry (Automotive, Building & Construction, Engineering, Footwear, Hose & Tube, Medical, and Wire & Cable) & Geography - Trends & Forecasts to 2018

Thermoplastic Polyurethanes are thermoplastic elastomers that are derived from diisocyanates with diols. They are known for the properties such as elasticity, transparency, and resistance to oil & grease and abrasion. TPU is a highly preferred material over the other engineering plastics in various end-user markets mainly due to its properties. TPU with its current global manufacturing is placed between commodity and engineering plastics. The demand for lighter, flexible, and high impact and abrasion resistive material has helped TPU to penetrate into the automotive, footwear, engineering, and medical applications. TPU is currently used as a replacement of various materials in different end-user industries and the demand is expected to grow in the near future for this material.

March 2014 $ 4650 selected

Water Treatment Chemicals Market By Type (Coagulants & Flocculants, Corrosion Inhibitor, Scale Inhibitors, Biocides, Chelating Agents, Anti-foaming Agents, pH Adjusters & Others) & Application (Industrial & Municipal) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

Water treatment chemicals are chemical compounds used to remove impurities from water. The consumption of water treatment chemicals in various applications such as municipal and industrial water depends on the source of water; which can be sea water, ground water, and municipal drinking water. The demand for water treatment chemicals is influenced by various factors such as water availability, quality of water and usage pattern, presence of pollutants, government policies, and trade-offs among the various chemical compounds.

February 2014 $ 4650 selected

PTFE Market By Form ( Granular, Fine, Aqueous Dispersion, Micronized), By Application (Industrial Goods, Coating, Filled PTFE), By End Industry (Chemical, Automotive, Medical, Food, Textile, & Others), By Geography - Trends & Forecasts to 2018

Polytetrafluoroethylene accounts for the major share of fluoropolymer market. PTFE is the linear homopolymer of TFE with a repeat unit and is made by polymerizing TFE in water using free radical initiators. Basically, PTFE resin is manufactured by two types of polymerization; suspension polymerization and emulsion polymerization; and on the basis of polymerization technique, various forms of PTFE are produced. PTFE majorly is produced in three forms: Granular/Molded Powder, Fine Powder, and Aqueous Dispersion. PTFE is also made available in micro powder form which is known as PTFE micronized powders. Depending on the characteristics required by end applications, these grades are further processed into semi finished products and finished products; used for coating; used as Filled PTFE or are used as additives for inks, paints, cosmetics etc.

February 2014 $ 4650 selected

Agrochemicals Market by Type (Fertilizers, Pesticides), by Fertilizer Type (Nitrogenous, Potassic, Phosphatic), by Pesticide Type (Organophosphates, Pyrethroids, Neonicotinoides, Bio-Pesticides), & Sub-types - Global Market Trends & Forecast to 2018

Agrochemicals are specially engineered and developed chemicals that are witnessing average growth in its market demand. This growth is mainly driven by the increase in global population which will increase the food demand. The increasing calorie intake per capita is also an additional factor for increasing food demand. Agrochemicals are extensively being used to improve per hectare production of crops that can be used for food and industrial application. The industry application of crops includes fuel blending and polymer manufacturing. Agrochemicals contribute towards the improvement of factors that affect the production of crops such as macro and micro nutrient supply, soil nutrient restoration, protection from plant diseases, etc. The three major macro nutrients i.e. Nitrogen (N), Phosphorous (P), and Potassium (K) can be mixed in different ratios to obtain a fertilizer suiting a particular soil nutrient profile. In the same way, different types of chemicals or bio-source can be mixed or reacted to obtain an active ingredient that can act on specific or wide range of pest spectrum. These capabilities of agrochemicals make them essential for use on a wide range of crops and regions.

February 2014 $ 4650 selected

Polypropylene Foams Market by Application (Automotive, Packaging, Consumer Products & Others), by Type (Expanded Polypropylene Foams and Extruded Polypropylene Foams) & Geography – Trends and Forecasts to 2018

The global polypropylene foams market, along with its end products, has witnessed a rapid growth in the past few years and this growth is estimated to persist in the coming years. The quality, durability, lightweight nature & excellent energy absorbing property, an upsurge in the demand for durable foams, demand for recyclable foams, and the upcoming safety regulations & innovative techniques for the use of polypropylene foams will be the key influencing factors for the global polypropylene foams market with the increased emphasis on different types and their applications.

February 2014 $ 4650 selected

Solvent Market by Type (Ketones, Esters, Aromatics, Alcohols), Application (Paints & Coatings, Pharmaceuticals, Adhesives, Printing Inks, Personal Care) & Source - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018

The major driving factors of this market are the emerging economies in the Asia-Pacific region as it accounts for nearly half of the global solvents demand. The growing construction and automobile industries with no strict environmental regulations fuels the demand for conventional solvents in the region. This has made Asia-Pacific a global manufacturing hub where several major companies are setting up their new plants to target high growth markets. Cheap labor and easily availabile petrochemical feedstocks are major factors that attract manufacturers in the region. Europe and North America, on the other hand, have several environmental regulations that drive the market of bio-based & green solvents. This is owing to growing concerns due to the presence of VOCs in conventional solvents.

February 2014 $ 4650 selected

Polycarbonate Resin Market by Applications (Automotive, Consumer, Electrical & Electronic, Medical, Optical Media, Packaging & Sheet & Film) & Geography - Trends & Forecasts to 2018

Polycarbonates are thermoplastic polymers that are derived from carbonate monomers. These are known for the exceptional light transmission properties. Unlike PMMA (Poly Methyl Meth Acrylate) which breaks when bent, but has comparable transparency, PC sheet does not. Owing to the flexibility, impact resistance, and optical properties, applications PC, overcomes other engineering plastics that are used in the same applications. PC, with its current global manufacturing, is positioned between commodity and engineering plastics. The demand for less heavier transparent materials has helped PC penetrate into the automotive, electrical & electronic, and medical applications; PC is a standalone material in manufacturing of optical discs of which blu–ray discs are expected to grow the demand for the material.

February 2014 $ 4650 selected

UV Curable Resins Market by Application (Coatings, Inks, Adhesives, & Others), End-User Industry (Graphic Arts, Industrial Coatings, Electronics, & Others) & Geography - Trends & Forecasts to 2018

UV curing refers to a particular way of energy/radiation curing in which various product formulations, including coatings, inks, adhesives, and further materials may be cured, rather than using traditional methods which are usually energy intensive and generate harmful emissions. In UV curing technology, multifunctional resins are cross-linked by exposure to UV light. The UV light triggers a UV photo initiator in the formulation to generate polymerization initiating species which very rapidly convert the liquid UV resins to a fully cross-linked coating. The multifunctional resins employed in such formulations are termed as UV curable resins which can be broadly classified as monomers and oligomers. The monomers used in UV formulations include acrylates (various functionalities), methacrylates (various functionalities), vinyl esters, and others. The oligomers used in UV curable coatings are predominantly acrylate in nature in which epoxy acrylates are most common. The other types that play a role are polyester, unsaturated polyester resins, polyurethane, polyether, acrylic acrylates, and a few other resins depending upon linkages and chemistry types.

February 2014 $ 4650 selected

Industrial Denox Systems & Services Market by Type (SCR & SNCR), by Industry (Utilities & Industries), by Geography (Asia-Pacific, North America, Europe, & ROW) - Global Trend & Forecast to 2012 - 2019

The industrial DeNOx systems and services market is expected to grow at a steady pace during the next five years. It is driven by increasing stringency of regulations on emissions from utilities and industrial boilers. The report estimates the industrial DeNOx systems and services market size in terms of revenue.

February 2014 $ 4650 selected

Concrete Superplasticizer Market by Types (SNF, PC, SMF & MLS), Application (Ready-Mix, Precast, Self-Compacting, High Performance, Shotcrete & Others), Forms (Liquid & Powder) & Geography - Regional Trends & Forecast to 2018

Superplasticizers are well known chemical admixtures for concrete used in the reduction of water to cement ratio without affecting workability, and to avoid particle aggregation in the concrete mixture. These are also known as high range water reducers (HRWR), fluidifiers, and dispersants as these are capable of reducing water to cement ratio by 40.0%. These chemical admixtures are added in the concrete just before the concrete is placed. These admixtures help to improve strength and flow characteristics of the concrete. Superplasticizers are essential sulfonic compounds attached to the polymer backbone at regular intervals. These can be added at a range of 0.15% to 3.0% of the weight of cement that is higher as compared to plasticizers. Flow characteristics and slump of concrete varies with type, dosage, and time of addition of superplasticizers.

January 2014 $ 4650 selected

Plastic Films & Plastic Sheets Market by Application (Flexible & Non-Flexible Packaging, & Non-Packaging) & Type (LDPE, LLDPE, HDPE, CPP, BOPP, Polyester, PVC, Polyamide, EVOH, PLA, PVDC, PVOH, Polycarbonate & Others) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

The plastic films and sheets market is expected to grow at a decent pace during the coming decade driven by its increasing application in food and pharmaceutical packaging. Plastic films and sheets are primarily made of polyethylene and polypropylene. Flexible, semi-rigid, and rigid films are used for packaging and non-packaging purposes; however, flexible plastic films are fast gaining market share over the others. The report estimates global plastic films and sheets market size in terms of volume and revenue.

January 2014 $ 4650 selected

Fracking Chemicals and Fluid Market by Fluid & Well Type, and Chemicals (Acid, Surfactant, Biocide, Gelling Agent, Cross Linker, Breaker, Scale & Corrosion Inhibitor, Clay & Iron Control, Friction Reducer) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

The fracking fluids market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 9.6% over the next five years to reach $20 billion by 2018. The global fracking chemicals market was estimated to be 1,700 KT in 2012. Asia-Pacific, with its flourishing economy and rapidly expanding industrial sectors will demand a larger amount of fuel resulting in the highest growth in demand from 2013 to 2018.

January 2014 $ 4650 selected

Flow Chemistry Market by Reactor Type (CSTR, Plug Flow Reactor, Microreactor, Microwave System), Application & Geography - Trends & Forecast to 2018

The Flow Chemistry market is driven by rising demand in sustainable equipments, energy savings devices as well by safe and flexible processes. The Continuous flow devices caters demand to wide range of applications in the chemicals, pharmaceuticals industry. The market is estimated at $709.85 million in 2012 and expected to reach $1,216.1 million by 2018 growing at CAGR of 9.4%. The major devices discussed in the report are Continuous Stirred Tank Reactors (CSTR), Plug Flow Reactors (PFR), Micro reactor systems (MRT), Microwave systems and others. Out of all devices, MRT systems market is estimated to grow by 22.8% till 2018.

January 2014 $ 4650 selected

Green Polyol & Bio Polyol Market by Type (Polyester & Polyether), Application (Rigid/flexible PU Foam, Coating, Adhesive & Sealant), End-user (Construction, Transportation, Packaging, Furniture & Carpet) & Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts 2018

Polyols is the compound formed from multiple hydroxyl groups. It is majorly used in food science and polymer chemistry. Polyols are either derived from petroleum products or are bio based materials. Green Polyols (Bio based Polyols) are polyfunctional alcohols and have prominent hydrophobic characteristics. Green Polyols is obtained from bio based material such as castor, soy, sugar, rapseed oil, sorbitol and glycerin. Green Polyols is majorly used in automotive industries and home furnishing. It is used in seating covering, flooring, and mattresses. It is majorly used in consumer products, food products & furnishings. Green Polyols is utilized to produce polyurethane due to adhesive and casting properties. It is used as for furniture, flexible foams, and headrests due to wide color range & low odor. Green Polyols is also used in personal care products such as toothpaste, oral, as sealants and intravenous nutrient. The trend of using Bio based Polyols for commercial applications are gathering steam. Consistent growth in personal care segment will help further expansions of Green Polyols market.

January 2014 $ 4650 selected

Antimicrobial Coatings Market by Type (Silver, Copper, & Others), Application (Indoor air/HVAC, Medical, Mold remediation, Building & Construction, Food & Beverages, Textiles, & Others) & Geography(North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and ROW) – Global Trends and Forecasts to 2018

The Antimicrobial Coatings report covers the major antimicrobials that are used to prevent or inactivate microbes, such as bacteria, fungi (including molds), and viruses. The major additives considered in this report are Silver, Copper, Zinc oxide, Zirconium, Titanium dioxide, and Zinc omadine. The market is divided further on the basis of their major applications such as Indoor air/HVAC, Medical, Mold remediation, Building & Construction, Food & Beverages, Textiles, & Others in which the indoor air/HVAC coatings dominate over all other coatings. The report also covers major geographies such as North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the ROW with the major countries that are playing a major role in driving the antimicrobial coatings market.

December 2013 $ 4650 selected

Chromatography Resin Market by Application (Pharmaceutical, Food, Water & Environmental Analysis, Drug Discovery, Diagnostics), by Techniques (IEC, Affinity, HIC, SEC & Mixed) & by Type (Natural & Synthetic) — Trends & Forecast to 2018

The chromatography resin market is expected to grow at a decent pace during the coming decade driven by its increasing application in monoclonal antibody production and food analytics. Chromatography resins are primarily of two types; natural and synthetic. Inorganic media is also used in different chromatography processes. Chromatography resins are used in ion-exchange, affinity, size exclusion, hydrophobic interaction and mixed-mode techniques. Protein A resins captures the highest share of the market in terms of sales

December 2013 $ 4650 selected

Packaging Film Market By Application (Food, Medical & Pharmaceutical, Consumer Product, Industrial & Others) & Type (LDPE, LLDPE, HDPE, CPP, BOPP, Polyester, PVC, Polyamide, EVOH, Cellulose, PLA, PVDC, PVOH & Others) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018

The packaging film market is expected to grow at a decent pace during the coming decade driven by its increasing application in food and pharmaceutical packaging. Packaging films are primarily made of polyethylene and polypropylene. Flexible, semi-rigid, and rigid films are used for packaging purposes; however, flexible packaging films are fast gaining market share over the others. The report estimates global packaging film market size in terms of volume and revenue.

November 2013 $ 4650 selected

Alpha Olefin Market By Type (1-Butene, 1-Hexene, 1-Octene, 1-Decene, 1-Dodecene 1-Tetradecene, C16-18, C20), & Applications (Lldpe, Hdpe, Detergent Alcohols, Synthetic Lubricants, Polybutene-1, Aos & Others) - Global Trends & Forecast To 2018.

The demand for alpha olefin will continue to surge with the growth in production of polyethylene and poly alpha olefin. Alpha olefin is largely used as co-monomers for polyethylene production. Low-density and high-density polyethylene (LLDPE and HDPE) have recently registered significant growth owing to the rise in demand from plastic industry. Poly alpha olefin (PAO) is high-quality synthetic base oil. It is widely used in some of the most technically demanding synthetic lubricants. Since environmental regulations are becoming more stringent, PAO allows lubricant products to meet these regulations.

November 2013 $ 4650 selected

Specialty Gas Market by Types (High Purity, Noble, Carbon, Halogen, & Others), by Applications (Manufacturing, Electronics, Healthcare, Academics, & Others) & Geography - Global Trends and Forecast to 2018

Specialty gases represent rare or ultra-high purity gases, that is, 99.995% purity and above. These gases are produced in small quantities, available in gaseous or liquid form, and serve a variety of industries. The industries that are the major consumers of specialty gas are electronics (semiconductor devices, flat panel display, etc.), manufacturing (lighting, laser, chemicals, etc.), academics (analytical and calibration instruments), healthcare, and also automotive industry. New emerging technologies have also helped in the growth of specialty gas industry

November 2013 $ 4650 selected

Biocides Market by Type (Halogen Compounds, Metallic Compounds, Organosulfurs, Organic Acid, Phenolics), Application (Personal Care, Water Treatment, Wood Preservation, Food & Beverages, Paints & Coatings) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

Biocides are the chemicals which inhibit the growth of microorganisms or eradicate them completely, when applied in sufficient concentration and/or for a sufficient duration. The biocides are harmful for all living organisms including human; however, the impact of biocides vary depending upon theorganisms and conditions. Various biocides are used in different applications wherein they serve different purposes. Some of the biocides commonly used are halogen compounds, metallic compounds, organosulfurs, organic acids, and phenolics. All these biocides serve atleast one or more application areas of personal care, water treatment, wood preservation, food & beverages, and paints & coatings.

November 2013 $ 4650 selected

Polymer Emulsion Market by Type (Acrylic, Vinyl, SB Latex, Polyurethane Dispersion & Others), Application (Paints & Coatings, Paper & Paperboard, Adhesives & Sealants & Others) & Geography - Global Trends and Forecasts to 2018

This report on polymer emulsion (EP) includes four different types of waterborne polymers. These include acrylic emulsions, Vinyl emulsions, SB latex, and others. EPs are substituting solvent borne polymers because of its superior physical and chemical properties. The VOC and VAC content of EPs is low.

October 2013 $ 4650 selected

Coating Additives Market by Function (Rheology Modifiers, Dispersing, Wetting Agent, Impact Modifier, Anti-Foaming), Application (Automotive, Architecture, Industrial), Formulation (Water, Solvent, Powder Based), & Types – Global Trends & Forecast to 2018

Coating additives are specially engineered and developed materials, witnessing growth in market demand. This growth is driven by the end-user segments where coating additives are being used extensively owing to their ability to improve the performance of the coating chemically, and make it visually appealing. Coating additives contribute towards the improvement of factors that affect the performance of coatings; the factors would include wetting, dispersing, protection from biocides, foaming, slip & rub, etc. They can also be tailored to suit the specific requirements of end-user industries such as advanced chemical and thermal resistance in extreme environments, good anti-weathering properties, etc. These superior properties of additives make them suitable for use in a wide range of applications in industries such as automotive, construction, chemical processing, houseware, medical, etc.

October 2013 $ 4650 selected

Butadiene Market & Its Derivatives (SBR, PBR, ABS, SB Latex, Adiponitrile, NR, & Others) Market, by Applications & Geography - Trends and Forecasts to 2018

Butadiene or 1,3-butadiene is a colorless gas that is condensed to liquid just below minus 4.0°C and is highly reactive. Butadiene is soluble in alcohol and ether, but insoluble in water and is polymerized easily in the presence of oxygen.

October 2013 $ 4650 selected

Geosynthetics Market by Types (Geotextile, Geomembrane, Geogrid, Geofoam, Geonet), Applications (Road Industry, Railroad Stabilization, Water Management, Waste Management, Mining, Soil Reinforcement, Erosion Control) & Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

Geosynthetics are synthetic of natural polymeric materials used to counter the civil engineering problems. The geosynthetics brought high growth in civil engineering by solving many problems such as separation, reinforcements, filtration, drainage and containment.

October 2013 $ 4650 selected

Pressure Sensitive Adhesives Market by Technology (Water-Based, Solvent-Based, Hot Melt & Radiation), by Application (Industrial Tapes, Specialty Tapes, Medical Tapes, Labels, Graphics & Others) & by Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

The market for pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA) is estimated to be $3.6 billion in 2012. The industry is expected to grow by 5.8% annually during the next five years owing to the rise in demand from end user industries. PSAs are used in tapes, labels, graphics etc. across packaging, food, automotive, electronics and other industries.

October 2013 $ 4650 selected

Green Coatings Market by Types (Waterborne, Powder, High-Solids, Radiation Cure) & by Applications (Architectural Coatings, Automotive Coatings, Industrial Coatings, High Performance Coatings, Wood Coatings, Packaging Coatings, & Product Finishes) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018

The report covers the major green coatings markets, including waterborne coatings, powder coatings, high-solids coatings, and radiation cure coatings. It further divides the market on the basis of types, applications, and geography. The current major coating types within this market are waterborne coatings.

October 2013 $ 4650 selected

Adsorbents Market by Types (Molecular Sieves, Activated Carbon, Silica Gel, Activated Alumina, Clay, and Others), Applications (Petroleum Refining, Chemicals/Petrochemicals, Gas Refining, Water Treatment, Air Separation & Drying, Packaging, and Others) & Geographies (North America, Europe, APAC, and ROW) - Global Trends and Forecasts to 2018

Adsorption is the process in which atoms, ions, or a gas molecule accumulates on the surface of a solid or more rarely a liquid forming a molecular or atomic film. Adsorption is the result of surface energy. Adsorption process is generally classified as physisorption or chemisorptions based on bonding between the adsorbate and the adsorbent. Industrial adsorbent are classified as oxygen-containing compounds, carbon-based compounds or polymer-based compounds. Adsorption is widely used in industrial applications such as water purification, activated charcoal, and synthetic resins. Adsorption is also used to increase storage capacity of carbide-derived carbons, and in adsorption chillers.

October 2013 $ 4650 selected

Polyurethane (PU) Foams Market by Types (Rigid & Flexible), End-User Industries (Bedding & Furniture, Building & Construction, Electronics, Automotives, Footwear, Packaging, & Others), & Geography (North America, West Europe, Asia-Pacific & Row) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

Polyurethane foam is one of the most widely used polymeric foam in the world, finding applications in almost all the modern industries. Polyurethane foams are made primarily by reacting diisocyanates (MDI or TDI) with polyols and other chemicals.

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Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) Market, by Applications (Building & Construction, Packaging & Others), & Geography (North America, West Europe, Asia-Pacific & Rest of the World) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018

Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) is one of the most multipurpose polymers available for a variety of applications. EPS has found numerous application areas across a wide range of industries because of its light weight, rigidity, and thermal and acoustic insulating properties. EPS is majorly used in building and construction industries. EPS in huge quantities are utilized to make insulation foam for closed cavity walls, roofs and floor insulation. EPS also finds uses in road construction, bridges, drainage, flotation and sound insulation. Consistent growth in building and construction industries will help further expansions of EPS market.

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Dispersant / Dispersing Agent Market, by End-User Industries (Construction, Paint & Coating, Pulp & Paper, Detergent, Oil & Gas, Agriculture, Pharmaceutical) & Geography - Trends & Forecast to 2018

Dispersants are combination of solvents, surfactants or other chemicals used in a variety of applications. Dispersants has found numerous application areas across a wide range of industries because of its transparency, stability, and transfer efficiency. Dispersants is majorly used in water treatment and oil & gas production industries. Dispersants in huge quantities are utilized to make detergents & cleaning products, textiles, drilling fluids, and ceramics. Dispersants also finds uses in hygiene and medical applications, personal and home care products. Consistent growth in healthcare industries will help further expansions of dispersants market.

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Syngas Market & Derivatives (Methanol, Ammonia, Hydrogen, Oxo Chemicals, N-Butanol, DME) Market, by End Use Application, Feedstock, Technology, and Gasifier Type - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018

Syngas is a mixture of carbon monoxide, hydrogen, and carbon dioxide. Syngas is produced by gasification process which converts carbonaceous material into carbon monoxide, hydrogen, and carbon dioxide. Amount of each component manufactured in syngas depends on the feedstock used. The feedstock usually used for production of syngas is hydrocarbon in coal, natural gas, biomass, and waste petroleum products. Syngas is the major intermediate product used in variety of applications.

September 2013 $ 4650 selected

Hot Melt Adhesives Market by Products (EVA, Styrenic Block, Polyolefin, Polyurethane, & Others), By Applications (Packaging, Non-Woven, Pressure Sensitive, Construction, Bookbinding, & Others), by Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

Hot melt adhesives have a wide spectrum of uses in the industry. It is widely used in the Pressure Sensitive Products, Bookbinding, and Disposable Products amongst others. They are typically solvent free adhesives.

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Polyether Ether Ketone (PEEK) Market by Types (Unfilled, Carbon Filled, Glass Filled), Applications (Automotive, Aerospace, Medical, Electronics & Electrical, Industrial) & Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

Polyether Ether Ketone (PEEK) is a colourless organic polymer thermoplastic used in engineering applications. PEEK is used to fabricate items used in demanding applications including bearings, piston parts, pumps, HPLC columns, compressor plate valves, and cable insulation. It is one of the few plastics compatible with ultra-high vacuum applications. PEEK is considered an advanced biomaterial used in medical implants.

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Fluoropolymer Market By Type (PTFE, PVDF, FEP, Fluoroelastomers) & Application (Automotive, Electrical & Electronics, Chemical Processing, Industrial) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018

Fluoropolymers are specialized polymeric materials witnessing strong market growth. This growth is driven by the end-user markets where fluoropolymers are extensively used owing to their unique properties and superior performance characteristics. Fluoropolymers possess excellent properties such as superior electrical insulation, advanced chemical, and thermal resistance in demanding environments, good weathering properties, enhanced purity, high resistance to solvents, acids and bases, low coefficient of friction, etc. These superior properties makes them suitable for use in a wide range of applications in industries such as automotives, electronics, chemical processing, Houseware, medical, etc.

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Polyolefins Market By Types (Low, Linear & High Density Polyethylene, Polypropylene And Ethylene Vinyl Acetate), By Applications (Film & Sheet, Injection Molding, Fibers & Tapes, Blow Molding, Others) & Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts To 2018

Polyolefins are an integral part of the packaging industry. Film & sheet industry is the largest user of polyolefins. Apart from the film & sheet industry, it is widely used in injection molding, fibers & tapes, and blow molding industries.

September 2013 $ 4650 selected

Phosphorus & Derivatives Market By Type (Ammonium and Industrial Phosphate, Phosphoric Acid, Phosphorus Chloride and Pentasulfide), and Application (Fertilizer, Detergent, Food, Water Treatment, Flame Retardant) – Global Trends & Forecast to 2018

The phosphorus and its derivatives market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 2.4%, over the next five years to reach 107.5 million metric tons by 2018. Asia, with its thriving economies and rapidly expanding population, is expected to experience the highest consumption from 2013 to 2018.

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Propanol (Isopropanol & N-Propanol) Market By Applications (Solvents, Chemical Intermediates, Pharmaceuticals & Others) & Geography - Trends And Forecasts To 2018

N-Propanol is a primary alcohol with the formula CH3CH2CH2OH and isopropyl alcohol is its structural isomer with chemical formula (CH3)2CHOH. Being solvent and intermediate, isopropyl alcohol has a wide range of applications in health and hygiene, automotive etc. while N-propanol has its usage mostly in paints and coatings, manufacturing, packaging, paper and printing etc. They are estimated to have the biggest potential among the direct solvent applications. Upcoming plants for the production of acetone-based IPA in Asia-Pacific region are expected to be the major stimulators for the global isopropyl alcohol market. Rising feedstock costs which are increasing the prices of isopropyl alcohol and n-propanol is one of the challenging restraints hindering the current growth of the market.

September 2013 $ 4650 selected

Advanced Functional Material Market For Low Carbon Applications By Categories (Ceramics, Composites, Energy Materials, Conductive Polymers & Nanomaterials), Applications (Chemicals, Electronics, Healthcare & Transportation) & Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts To 2018

Advanced functional material for low carbon applications is an umbrella topic, which has five categories of materials. These include advanced functional ceramics, advanced functional composites, advanced energy materials, nanomaterials, and conductive polymers. AFM are substituting conventional material because of its superior physical and chemical properties. AFM are capable of reducing the carbon footprint of the parent system in which it is incorporated. Components and systems that use AFMs use energy more efficiently and emit less CO2. It will have a longer service life and a lower replacement footprint. Replacement footprint refers to the addition carbon footprint generated during manufacturing of the component that is to be replaced. End user industries for AFM are automotive, aerospace, consumer durables, energy & power, and healthcare.

August 2013 $ 4650 selected

Gas Analyzer, Sensor & Detector Market - By Technologies (Electrochemical, Infrared, Metal Oxide Semiconductor, Catalytic, Laser & Others), By Systems (Fixed & Portable) & By End-User Industries - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

Gas measuring equipments analyzers, sensors, detectors, monitors, etc are needed for detecting oxygen deficiencies, flammable/combustible gases, toxic gases that are harmful to the human body. Gas analyzers are used for constant calculation of concentration values of one or more gases in a gas mixture for controlling and monitoring process flows. Gas sensors are used to detect the presence of a wide range of gases in the surrounding. A gas monitor is synonymous with a gas detector and is used to keep track of specific toxic or hazardous gas levels in an area. Increasing safety awareness is helping this market to grow continuously. In this report we have described in detail there various types of gas analyzers, sensors, and monitoring equipments and their demand in end user industries. The report segments by geography such as North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and rest of world.

August 2013 $ 4650 selected

Dyes and Pigments Market - Dyes (Reactive, Disperse, Acid, Direct, Basic, VAT), Organic Pigments (Azo, Phthalocyanines, High Performance) & Inorganic Pigments (TiO2, Iron Oxide, Carbon Black & Others) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018

The global demand for colorants is forecast to reach 11 million metric tons by 2018. This market is estimated to grow due to increasing standard of living, growing demand from a wide range of industries such as coatings, construction, and inks.

July 2013 $ 4650 selected

Propionic Acid & Derivatives Market By Applications (Animal Feed & Grain Preservatives, Food Preservatives, Herbicides, Cellulose Acetate Propionate) & Geography – Global Trends & Forecasts To 2018

Propionic acid is a naturally occurring organic acid with chemical formula CH3CH2COOH. The major applications of Propionic acid are animal feed stock preservatives, Herbicides, Pharmaceuticals and others.

July 2013 $ 4650 selected

Polymer Foam Market By Types (Polyurethane, Polystyrene, Polyvinyl Chloride, Polyolefin, Phenolic, Melamine and Others), Applications (Packaging, Building & Construction, Furniture & Bedding, Automotive, Wind Energy and Others) & Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

Polymer foam materials are recyclable, lightweight and have better processability. Polymer foams are generally available as open or closed cell structured foams. The cell structures decide the physical nature of foams and is chosen depending on the end-use application. Foams are adaptable to a wide range of temperatures and are available in various levels of hardness.

July 2013 $ 4650 selected

Adhesives & Sealants Market By Chemical Type, By Technology, By Applications (Pressure Sensitive Adhesive, Packaging , Construction, Automotive, Woodwork, & Others) & By Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

Adhesives and sealants are the most versatile bonding agents available today. Although adhesives and sealants resemble each other chemically but they vary in their functionally; they also have a similar technology base. The adhesives segment dominates the global adhesives and sealants market, with a share of almost 75%. Adhesives dominated the market in terms of both market share as well as innovations. Sealants segment accounts for 25% of the global adhesives and sealants market. With the huge market potential and the growing preference, the market for adhesives and sealants is likely to witness considerable growth. The growth of the market is also largely attributed to the technological developments. Asia-Pacific region dominated the adhesives and sealants market both in terms of volume and revenue.

July 2013 $ 4650 selected

Styrenics Market - Polystyrene (Expanded, GPPS), Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene, SBR, UPR - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

Styrenics are thermoplastic materials and widely used in Packaging, Building and construction, Electrical and electronics, Automotive, Household goods etc. Packaging and constructions are primary application in terms of utilization of Styrenics. Growth of Styrenics market is expected to be driven by growing demand of Acrylonitrile butadiene styrenics and Expandable polystyrenic polymers in Asia Pacific region.

July 2013 $ 4650 selected

North America Water Storage Systems Market, By End Use, Application, Material Type & Country (U.S., Canada, Mexico) – Trends & Forecasts to 2018

Water Storage Systems are systems that enable saving and containment of excess water for future use. These systems are mandatory as water is one of the costliest natural resources and the availability in desired quality is generally low.

July 2013 $ 4650 selected

Cold Insulation Market By Types (Fiber Glass, Polyurethane Foam, Polystyrene Foam, Phenolic Foam & Others) & Application (HVAC, Refrigeration, Oil & Gas, Chemicals & Others) Global Trends & Forecasts To 2018

Cold insulation is installed for extremely low-temperature surfaces from 32 F to -450 F (absolute zero). It is extensively used in oil and gas industry, HVAC and Refrigeration industries. In addition, it is also used in nuclear engineering, space research, electronics, food preservation, manufacturing processes etc.

July 2013 $ 4650 selected

Green Solvents & Bio Solvents Market By Types (Esters, Alcohols, Glycols & Other Diols, D - Limonene, Methyl Soyate) & By Applications (Industrial & Domestic Cleaners, Paints & Coatings, Printing Inks & Others) - Global Trends & Forecasts To 2018

The global solvents market continues to grow giving rise to atmospheric release of toxic emissions causing a serious environmental hazard.

July 2013 $ 4650 selected

Heat Exchanger Market by Types (Shell & Tube, Plate & Frame, Air Cooled), By Applications (Chemical, Petrochemical, Oil & Gas, HVAC & Refrigeration), Classifications (MoC, Temperature Range & Fluid Types) & Geography - Forecasts to 2018

Heat exchangers are integral part of chemical and petrochemical industries. The chemical industry is the largest user of heat exchanger. Apart from the chemical industry they are widely used in steel production, power generation, pulp & paper, pharmaceuticals, HVAC, food and beverage processing and pulp paper industry.

July 2013 $ 4650 selected

Polyamide Market - By Type (Polyamide 6, Polyamide 6-6, Bio-Based Polyamide) & By Application (Automotives, Electrical, Machinery, Consumer Goods, Textiles & Sports Wear, Films and Coatings & Packaging) – Global Trends & Forecasts Up to 2018

Nylon is polyamide having application in a wide range of industries. Nylon is extensively used in engineering plastics, textile filament yarn, industrial filament yarn etc. The major application is engineering plastics where nylon is widely used. Favorable nylon demand in Asia and growing applications of engineering nylon are expected to be the major demand drivers for global nylon market.

July 2013 $ 4650 selected

Dimethyl Ether (DME) Market By Applications (LPG Blending, Aerosol Propellant, Transportation Fuel & Others), By Raw Materials (Coal, Methanol, Natural Gas, Bio-based) & Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018 & 2023

Dimethyl ether (DME) is an organic compound with molecular formulae CH3OCH3 and a clean burning hydrocarbon fuel with no carbon-carbon bond. It is the simplest ether and is a gas in normal state. It is colorless and non poisonous if inhaled by humans.

June 2013 $ 4650 selected

Renewable Chemicals Market – Alcohols (Ethanol, Methanol), Biopolymers (Starch, PLA, PHA, Polyethylene & Others), Platform Chemicals & Others - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

The renewable chemical market is driven by the increasing demand from the food packaging industry, biodegradable & compostable plastics, and other consumer products. The renewable chemicals market is estimated to reach $83.4 billion by 2018 with a CARG of 7.7%.

June 2013 $ 4650 selected

Shotcrete/Sprayed Concrete Market by Process (Wet & Dry), Applications (Underground Construction, Water Retaining Structures, Protective Coatings, Repair Works & Others), Systems & Geography: Global Trends and Forecasts to 2018

Sprayed Concrete is a concrete material applied by Spraying through a sealed, pressure-resistant hose or pipe. Sprayed Concrete by method of spraying can be classified into Dry-Mix (Gunite) and Wet-Mix (Shotcrete). Now a day’s ‘Shotcrete’ is the general word used to determine both Wet and Dry Processes. The major applications of Shotcrete are Tunnel Linings, Mining Operations, Rehabilitation works, Refractory Systems, and others. The demand for Sprayed Concrete is influenced due to its versatile and Innovative characteristics as it can be projected onto any shape of surface along with vertical and overhead areas.

June 2013 $ 4650 selected

Acrylic Acid & Its Derivatives Market - By Derivative Types (Esters/Acrylates - Methyl, Ethyl, Butyl, 2-EH; Polymers - Elastomers, SAP, Water Treatment Polymers; Other Derivatives), Applications & Geography - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018

Acrylic acid and its derivatives are widely used in industrial processing. Acrylic acid and its derivatives are also used in surface coatings, adhesives & sealants, etc. Growing demands in super absorbent polymers are expected to be the major drivers for the market growth of acrylic acid derivatives.

June 2013 $ 4650 selected

Refrigerant Market – Hydro Chlorofluorocarbons (HCFC), Hydro fluorocarbon (HFC), Hydrocarbon (HC), Inorganic (Ammonia, Carbon dioxide) - Trends & Forecasts to 2018

The growth in consumer durable and automobile industry is driving the demand in refrigerant industry. Additionally, the major suppliers are responding towards the phase out of CFC’s and HCFC’s by providing a wide range of alternative refrigerants and maintaining their supply globally.

May 2013 $ 4650 selected

North American Crop Protection Chemicals Market & Latin American Crop Protection Chemicals Market by Types (Herbicides, Fungicides, Insecticides, Bio-pesticides and Adjuvants), by Crop Types, by Geography: Trends and Forecast to 2018

The crop protection chemicals market covers various types of products being used in the farms to safeguard the crops, by controlling the population of organisms considered harmful or those that can potentially damage or adversely affect the growth of crops. Crop protection chemicals are mainly divided into herbicides, insecticides and fungicides. Pesticides include both synthetic pesticides and bio-based pesticides, are the largest market segment owing to their wide-spread use in bulk quantities. Adjuvants are essentially pharmacological or immunological agents used to modify or enhance the effect of other vaccines and drugs.

May 2013 $ 4650 selected

European Crop Protection Chemicals Market by Types (Herbicides, Fungicides, Insecticides, Bio-pesticides and Adjuvants), by Crop Types, by Geography: Trends and Forecast to 2018

Crop protection chemicals are widely used across the globe, and are very useful to safeguard crops against various insects, diseases, and pests. Pesticides are very important as they improve the quality and yield of agricultural produce. Based on applications, crop protection chemicals market can be bifurcated into three types, herbicides, insecticides, and fungicides. Herbicides are used in the agriculture land to control or kill weeds. Insecticides are applied to provide plants with protection against various insects and fungicides safeguards plants from various diseases. Effective pest management significantly reduces pre and post damage of the crops.

May 2013 $ 4650 selected

Thermoplastic Elastomers Market By Types (SBC, TPO, TPV, TPU, COPE, PEBA), Applications & Geography — Trends & Forecasts To 2018

Thermoplastic Elastomers are class of copolymers widely used in Consumer & Sporting goods, Motor Vehicles, Adhesives Sealants and Coatings etc. The thermoplastic elastomers market is driven by automobile industry.

May 2013 $ 4650 selected

Asia-Pacific Crop Protection Chemicals Market by Types (Herbicides, Fungicides, Insecticides, Bio-pesticides and Adjuvants), by Crop Types, by Geography: Trends and Forecast to 2018

The crop protection market consists of crop protection chemicals or agrochemicals, seeds, and genetically modified (GM) crops. Crop protection chemicals are the most dominating segment of this market in terms of market share as well as product innovations. Crop protection chemicals are further classified as herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, bio-pesticides, and adjuvants. As the latter two segments hold a minor market share, in general practice, pesticides are referred to as crop protection chemicals.

May 2013 $ 4650 selected

Polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA) Market, By Application (Packaging, Food Services, Bio-medical, Agriculture) & Raw Material — Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

Rising demand of biodegradable materials, positive attitude of governments towards green procurement policies, and rising oil prices are attracting companies to invest in PHA (Polyhydroxyalkanoate) market. Many large companies such as Meredian (U.S.), Ecomann (China), and Bio-on (Italy) are focusing on increasing production capacities. Large number of companies, particularly small and middle-sized ones, initiated the experimental and industrialized manufacturing of all types of PHAs. PHA can be produced using various renewable raw materials. Currently, majority of PHA is produced using plant sugar, which can be easily obtained from sugarcane, corn sugar, and sugar beet, making it an ideal raw material for PHA. Considerable amount of PHA is also produced using plant or vegetable oils such as soybean oil, palm oil, and corn oil. Waste lipids and milk whey are the other raw materials at experimental stage and can be commercialized soon.

April 2013 $ 4650 selected

Surfactants Market By Product Types [Anionic, Non-Ionic, Cationic, Amphoteric], Substrates [Synthetic/Petrochemical, Bio-Based/ Natural/Green], Geography & Applications – Global Industry Trends And Forecasts To 2017

Biosurfactants are microbial surface active agent, a product of biotechnology used in various industrial and medical applications. Increasing the demand for bio surfactants products is due to its biodegradability, low toxicity, bio compatibility, digestibility and excellent surface activity, effectiveness under extreme temperature and pH conditions. Solubilization, emulsification, dispersion, wetting, foaming and detergent capacity and antimicrobial activity are the major functions of bio surfactants. Bio surfactants are produced from cheap raw materials which are very easily available in large quantities, typically from the hydrocarbons, carbohydrates and lipids.

April 2013 $ 4650 selected

N-Butanol Market By Applications (Butyl Acrylate, Butyl Acetate, Glycol Ethers, and Others) & Geography-Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

N-Butanol or normal butanol is a primary alcohol with 4 carbons and the molecular formula C4H9OH. It is majorly used in the manufacturing of other chemicals including Butyl Acrylates, Glycol Ethers, and Butyl Acetate which further serve various industries like coating, adhesives, cosmetics etc.

April 2013 $ 4650 selected

Crop Protection Chemicals Market by Types (Herbicides, Fungicides, Insecticides, Bio-pesticides and Adjuvants), by Crop Types, by Geography: Global Trends and Forecast to 2018

Crop protection market consists of crop protection chemicals or agrochemicals, seeds, and genetically modified (GM) crops. Crop protection chemicals are the most dominating segment of this market in terms of market share as well as product innovations.

April 2013 $ 4650 selected

Unsaturated Polyester Resin Market - by Types (Orthophthalic, Isophthalic, DCPD), Industries (Building & Constructions, Automotive, Pipes & Tanks, Marine, Wind Energy, Electrical & Electronics) & Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

The report covers the major unsaturated polyester resin (UPR) markets including Orthophthalic, Isophthalic, and DCPD resins. It further divides the market on the basis of types, industry verticals, and geography. The report analyses the market for unsaturated polyester resins with respect to drivers, opportunities, and winning imperatives related to the industry.

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Amino Resin Market - by Types (Urea Formaldehyde, Melamine Formaldehyde, Melamine Urea Formaldehyde), Applications (Particle Board, MDF, Plywood, Laminates, Coatings) & Geography – Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

Amino resins are thermosetting resins formed by copolymerization of amino compounds with an aldehyde. Amino resins are used in wood panels, coatings, laminates, molding compounds, adhesives, and other industry.Amino resins are majorly used as adhesives in wood panels such as particleboards, MDF, plywood, etc. The high performance of amino resins in terms of strength and resistance they provide to wood panels are major driver of amino resin market.

April 2013 $ 4650 selected

Epichlorohydrin (ECH) Market, By Applications (Epoxy Resins, Synthetic Glycerin, Water Treatment Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals) & Feedstock (Propylene, Glycerin) - Global Market Trends & Forecast To 2017

The increasing demand of ECH in China and growth in the end-user segments such as paint and electronic industry are key factors to drive the global ECH market. Epoxy resin is the main application which consumes a large part of ECH. Properties of epoxy resin make it suitable for wide variety of applications such as paints, electrical & electronics, construction, wind turbine, composites, adhesives, and others. Since, epoxies have the largest share in applications; growth of the epoxy resin industry will ultimately contribute to the growth of ECH industry.

February 2013 $ 4650 selected

Global Soil Treatment Market by Types (Organic Amendments, Pest & Weed Control, pH Adjusters) and Geography: Trends & Forecasts to 2017

The global soil treatment market research report highlights, the market size of the global soil treatment market both in terms of revenue and volume. The global soil treatment market revenue is estimated to reach the mark of $28.9 billion by 2017 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 8.5% from 2012 to 2017. Soil treatment market is valued for its benefits on the soil structure, nutritional profile & biodiversity, and for its functional properties; this helps to be a versatile ingredient. It is boon to the agricultural industry.

January 2013 $ 4650 selected

Chlor-Alkali Market, By Products (Caustic Soda/Sodium Hydroxide, Chlorine, Soda Ash/Sodium Carbonate), Applications & Geography: Global Industry Trends & Forecasts to 2017

Chlor-alkali is an industrial process widely used to produce chlorine, caustic soda, and other chlorine and sodium derived/based products such as sodium hypochlorite, hydrochloric acid, chlorosulphonic acid, bleaching power, polyaluminium chloride, hydrogen gas, and chlorinated paraffin. The process uses brine (sodium chloride) solution during electrolysis to produce aforesaid products which are also known as chlor-alkali industry/market products.

December 2012 $ 4650 selected

Cellulose Ethers Market By Derivative [Methyl, Ethyl & Carboxymethyl Cellulose] & Application [Pharmaceuticals, Personal Care, Construction, Food & Beverages, Surface Coatings & Paints] – Global Trends & Forecasts to 2017

The report covers the major cellulose ether market which includes carboxymethyl cellulose, methyl cellulose & derivatives and ethyl cellulose & derivatives. It also studies sub segments including methyl cellulose, hydroxy propyl methyl cellulose, hydroxy ethyl methyl cellulose, hydroxy ethyl cellulose, and ethyl cellulose. The report analyses the market for cellulose ether with respect to market drivers, opportunities, and winning imperatives related to the industry.

December 2012 $ 4650 selected

Membrane Bioreactor Systems Market By Types [Hollow Fiber, Flat Sheet, Multi Tubular], Configuration [Internal (Submerged/Immersed) & External (Sidestream)] & Applications [Municipal & Industrial Wastewater Treatment] – Trends & Forecasts To 2017

This report “Membrane Bioreactor (MBR) Systems Market, By Application (Municipal & Industrial), Type (Hollow Fiber, Flat Sheet & Multi Tubular) & Configuration (Submerged & Sidestream) – Global Trends & Forecasts to 2017” analyses the Membrane bioreactor (MBR) market by geography, applications, configurations, and types of MBR. By geography, the report is segmented into Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America, and Rest of the World.

December 2012 $ 4650 selected

Agricultural Films Market By Applications [Greenhouse, Silage, Mulch] & Polymers [Low Density Polyethylene, Linear Low Density Polyethylene, High Density Polyethylene, EVA/EBA, Reclaim] Global Trends & Forecasts to 2017

The report covers the global agricultural films market which includes application of the agricultural films, different types of agricultural films, and other related segments. It also studies about the application/end use of the agricultural films with respect to different geographical areas. It also gives the insights about the technology being used; analyses the market with respect to drivers, opportunity, and winning imperatives related to the industry.

November 2012 $ 4650 selected

1,3-Propanediol (PDO) Market By Applications (PTT [Polytrimethylene Terephthalate], Polyurethane, Cosmetic, Personal Care & Home Cleaning & other Applications) & Geography - Global Market Trends & Forecasts to 2019

This report studies and forecasts the 1,3-PDO market to 2019. The market forecasts which have been provided in this report explain two scenarios. One considers only the announced capacities and plans by companies for future. While the other scenario also takes into account some production capacities which are unannounced yet. Second scenario gives optimistic picture of the market.

November 2012 $ 4650 selected

Global EPDM (Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer) Market by Application & Geography Trends & Forecasts To 2017

EPDM are synthetic rubber and are known for their outstanding resistance to heat, ozone, weather, polar substances, and excellent electrical insulation properties. These are widely used in automotive applications, roofing systems, etc. Automotive is primary application in terms of utilization of EPDM. EPDM is used in the manufacturing of seals, washers, glass-run channels, radiators, garden and appliance hose, tubing, pond liners, belts, electrical insulation, vibrators, O-rings, solar panel heat collectors, UV protection and speaker cone surrounds, electrical wire & cable jackets, roofing membranes, etc.

November 2012 $ 4650 selected

Global Heat Transfer Fluid [Thermic Fluid/High Temperature/Synthetic Heat Transfer Fluids] Market – By Product Type [Mineral Oils, Silicone & Aromatics, PAG & Glycol Based Products & Others], Applications & Geography – Forecasts To 2017

Heat transfer fluid is that substance (gas or liquid) which can store heat energy to prevent over-heating of any thermal device by circulating through its mechanical parts and transfer the heat energy produced from one device to another.

November 2012 $ 4650 selected

Fuel Additives Market by Diesel, Gasoline & Aviation Applications, Types (Deposit control, Antioxidant, Corrosion inhibitor, Lubricity and Cetane improvers) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2017

Fuel additives are the chemicals that are used to enhance the properties of the fuel to which these are added. These are mixed with fuel such as gasoline, diesel, aviation fuel, fuel oil, etc. to improve fuel efficiency and economy.

November 2012 $ 4650 selected

1,4-butanediol (BDO) Market By Technology (Reppe Process, Davy process, Butadiene Process, Propylene Oxide Process & Others), Applications, & Geography: Global Industry Trends & Forecasts to 2017

1,4 butanediol, commonly known as BDO, is an organic compound predominantly used as a solvent in industrial cleaners and glue removers like tetrahydrofuran (THF). BDO is a saturated carbon-4 straight-chain dibasic alcohol. It is a colorless and almost odorless viscous liquid at room temperature. It is an important intermediate chemical for tetrahydrofuran and polytetramethylene ether glycol (PTMEG), polybutylene terephthalate (PBT), gamma-butyrolactone (GBL), polyurethane (PU), and other solvents. These chemicals are widely used in fibers, engineering plastics, medicines, cosmetics, artificial leather, pesticides, plasticizers, hardener, solvent and rust remover, etc. Tetrahydrofuran is the largest application market for BDO, which has occupied largest chunk of BDO market.

October 2012 $ 4650 selected

Global Construction Chemicals Market by Type & Geography - Forecasts up to 2017

The construction chemicals are the chemical formulations added in particular quantity during construction in cement or concrete or other construction material to meet the functional, aesthetic, and design requirement of civil structures. These are widely used in the construction of residential, industrial, commercial, and infrastructure projects. The benefits derived from the use of these construction chemicals include improved durability; strength; chemical resistance; color; reduction in water and cement requirement; enhanced working properties construction materials, resistance to withstand adverse climatic and working conditions as per design specifications/requirements, protection from natural factors, fire/heat and providing pleasant appearance without compromising over quality of the structure. The report describes about three major construction chemicals: concrete admixtures, adhesives and sealants, and flame retardants. The report covers qualitative aspect of construction chemicals and detailed volume (kilo tons) and value ($million) forecasts (2010-2017) of these construction chemicals by types and geography.

September 2012 $ 4650 selected

Global Epoxy Resin Market By Application & Geography – Forecasts up to 2017

Epoxy resins are thermosetting resins known for its excellent mechanical, electrical and high heat resistance properties. Epoxy resins are also available in a wide variety of curing-agent variations. These are widely used in coating process, electronic applications, wind blades in windmill turbines, construction works, and adhesives, etc. Paints and coatings are primary application in terms of utilization of epoxy resins. Epoxy resins market growth is bound with the developing economies due to its high co-relation with industrialization.

September 2012 $ 4650 selected

Global Silicone Market by Type, Application & Geography – Forecasts up to 2017

Silicones are synthetic high performance polymers made from silicon and oxygen, two of the most common elements found on the surface of the earth. Silicones are one of the most versatile polymers in existence today. These exist in various forms, ranging from fluids, resins, gels to tough, stiff, and strong elastomers.

September 2012 $ 4650 selected

Global Polyols Market by Product Type, Applications & Geography – Forecasts up to 2017

A polyol is an alcohol containing multiple hydroxyl groups. These can be classified as a polyether polyols and polyester polyols. Polyether polyols are manufactured by ethoxylation or propoxylation of a polyhydric alcohol in the presence of a catalyst. Polyether polyols are produced by anionic ring opening addition polymerization of ethylene oxide or propylene oxide. The evolution of the polyols industry, its expansion to new applications, and its success in matching new challenging market, and sustainability requirements is strongly related to the continuous development of polyol chemistry.

August 2012 $ 4650 selected

Global Concrete Admixtures Market - By Product Types & Geography – Market Estimates up to 2017

The concrete admixtures are the chemical formulations added in particular quantity to cement or concrete to meet the functional, aesthetic, and design requirement of civil structures. These are nowadays widely used in the construction of residential, industrial, commercial, and infrastructure projects. The benefits derived from the use of admixtures include improved durability; strength; chemical resistance; color; reduction in water and cement requirement; and enhanced working properties of concrete.

August 2012 $ 4650 selected

Flame Retardant Chemicals Market by Type, Application & Geography – Market Estimates up to 2017

Flame retardants can be defined as additive materials used to inhibit flames and to stop the magnification of burning. These are materials with large non-inflammable effect such as halogen, phosphorus, nitrogen containing compound, and hydroxide metallic compound, etc. At present, flame retardants are mostly applied in plastics and rubber which in turn are used in the manufacturing of building and construction; electrical and electronics; wire and cable; automobile and transportation; textile; etc.

July 2012 $ 4650 selected

Global Engineering Plastics Market Analysis by Product Types, Applications & Geography - Trends & Forecasts (2012 - 2017)

Engineering plastics are specialty plastics capable of high level of performance in a variety of environments. Engineering plastics possess superior mechanical, chemical and thermal properties along with light weight and high strength characteristics that allow these plastics to replace metals and glass in many applications. Engineering plastics offers dimensional stability with high impact, temperature, flame, and moisture resistance. The presence of such diverse properties makes them suitable for use in myriad and diverse applications.

June 2012 $ 4650 selected

Global Biopesticides Market – Trends & Forecasts (2012 – 2017)

Biopesticides are beneficial to ecological chain and environment and are also effective in controlling agricultural pest. The hazards caused to the environment by chemical pesticide residues can be alleviated with the help of biopesticides. Phasing-out of highly toxic pesticides proved to be winning imperative for biopesticides market, opening new growth paths for introduction of less toxic biopesticide products.

June 2012 $ 4650 selected

Global Biocide Market - By Types, Applications, Trends & Forecast (2011 – 2016)

Biocides are substances that kill or inhibit all life forms when introduced in sufficient concentration and/or duration. They are used to control harmful organisms and control bacterial and fungal growth. Different types of biocide such as halogen compounds, metallic compounds, organosulfurs, organic acids, phenolic, etc. are used for various applications in personal care, water treatment, wood preservation, food and beverage, paints and coatings, and others. Growth in water treatment market on account of increasing water consumption due to population growth, changing food habits, and climate change is a major driver for global biocide market.

June 2012 $ 4650 selected

Succinic Acid Market by Applications & Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts (2011-2016)

Succinic acid is an important platform chemical used widely in a wide range of industries. Until recently, the commercial scale production of succinic acid was petroleum-derived. But, now it can also be produced by using renewable feedstocks. The biological route to produce succinic acid is gaining popularity as it is seen as a renewable, cost competitive, and greener alternative to the petroleum derived succinic acid. Owing to the versatility, green nature, and cost competitiveness of the bio-based succinic acid, it is expected that the bio-based product will address a much larger market than the petroleum derived succinic acid.

March 2012 $ 4650 selected

Polyvinyl Alcohol (PVA) Films Market - Global Trends & Forecasts (2011 - 2016)

Polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) films is widely used for packaging and production of polarizer film. PVA film is a water soluble biodegradable film and facilitates water soluble small dose packaging of detergents, water treatment chemicals, agrochemicals, and dyes. Those small water soluble doses provides ease-of-use and avoid human contact from the inside material. Apart from packaging applications, the PVA film is also used for laundry bags and embroidery applications where the film is used as water soluble film.

March 2012 $ 4650 selected

Specialty Oilfield Chemicals Market by Types, Applications, Trends & Global Forecasts (2011 - 2016)

Specialty oilfield chemicals are used for improving the field operations and improve the output of drilling fluid, well stimulation, production chemicals, cementing, workover and completion, and enhance oil recovery (EOR) applications. The demand for specialty oilfield chemicals is influenced by various factors such as increasing production of crude oil, location of reservoirs, deep of drilling, oil reservoirs availability, Government policies, and trade-offs among various chemical compounds.The consumption of specialty oilfield chemicals in various applications varies from location to location. The increasing demand for specialty chemicals in the well stimulation application is due to continuous increase in the production of crude oil from the existing and new wells in U.S., Canada, Mexico, Russia, China, and other countries.

January 2012 $ 4650 selected

Global Ethylene Oxide and Ethylene Glycol Market by Applications, by Geography, Raw Materials, Price Trends and Forecasts (2011-2016)

Ethylene oxide and ethylene glycol are bulk chemicals that are experiencing strong market growth. Much of this growth is due to a strong demand in the downstream applications of ethylene oxide and ethylene glycol. Ethylene oxide is witnessing strong surge in demand in its end-user applications especially in ethylene glycol and ethoxylates whereas ethylene glycol’s end-user applications witnessing significant growth are polyester fibers and PET resin that are growing strongly in most parts of the world.

December 2011 $ 4650 selected

Global Lactic Acid & Poly Lactic Acid (PLA) Market by Raw Materials, Types, Applications and Potential Opportunities (Forecast to 2016)

Today, public concern regarding the environment, increasing desire of manufacturing companies to develop more sustainable products, limited fossil fuel resources, and climate change are important reasons for governments and companies to find substitutes to crude oil-based products. Bio-based plastics present huge potential to reduce the dependence on fossil fuels and the related environmental impacts. In recent years, PLA has emerged as one of the most popular bio-degradable plastics available in the market. PLA finds major applications in the food packaging industry, especially in frozen foods, ready-to-eat meals, and cutlery. Increasing awareness regarding the environmental consequences by the use of conventional plastic packaging is expected to drive the demand for PLA in the near future. This surge in PLA demand is expected to reflect in demand for lactic acid as PLA is the largest application market for it. The technical developments in emerging bio-based plastics have substantially improved the properties of novel bio-based plastics such as heat resistance of PLA, enabling a much wider range of applications.

October 2011 $ 4650 selected

Methylene Diphenyl Diisocyanate (MDI), Toluene Diisocyanate (TDI) and Polyurethane Market (2011 – 2016)

This report estimates the market size of MDI, TDI, and polyurethanes both in terms of volumes and revenue. The market has been further segmented on the basis of applications such as rigid foams, and flexible foams, as well as by end-use industries such as construction, automotives, and electronics. This segmentation is given for major regions and key countries in those regions. Market drivers, restraints and challenges, raw material, and product price trends are discussed in detail. Market share by players for the overall market is also discussed in the report. We have also profiled leading players of this industry including Huntsman, BASF, Mitsubishi, and others.

July 2011 $ 4650 selected

Global Water Treatment Chemicals Market in Soft Drinks By Type, Region and Process (2010 – 2015)

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June 2011 $ 4650 selected

Biodegradable Plastics Market: by Types (Starch, PLA, PHA, PCL and PBS) Applications, Regulations, Prices, Trends & Forecast (2011-2016)

The global biodegradable plastics market in terms of volume (‘000, metric tons) is expected to grow from 664 thousand metric tons in 2010 to 2330 thousand metric tons in 2016 at an estimated CAGR of 20.24% from 2011 to 2016.

May 2011 $ 4650 selected

Global Corrosion Inhibitors – Water & Oil Based, Organic & Inorganic Type, Applications, Raw Materials Trends & Forecasts (2010 – 2015)

A corrosion inhibitor is a chemical compound that, when added to a liquid or gas, decreases the corrosion rates of a material, typically a metal or an alloy. Corrosion inhibitors will remain the largest product segment within water treatment chemicals market.

March 2011 $ 4650 selected

Global Specialty Chemicals Market By Product Type, Functional Type, Key Applications, Raw Materials, Regulations, Geography, Price Trends, & Forecasts(2011-2016)

Specialty chemicals are used to enhance product performances across various industries, including electronics, plastics, and automotives. These chemicals were first used in the textile industry to increase fabric softness and stain resistance. Following the use of chemicals such as fluorocarbon and cellulosic fibers in the textile industry, specialty chemicals have been developed for applications in almost all the industries.

March 2011 $ 4650 selected

Global Refinery Catalyst Market - FCC, HTC, HCC By Units, Geography, Ingredients & Applications (2010-2015)

With oil prices on an upward trend, petrochemical manufacturers are looking to produce more efficient fuels. The report reviews the role of catalysts in the petroleum refining and petrochemicals industries. It will detail market opportunities and also focus on the latest technologies and materials within the refinery catalyst market.

February 2011 $ 4650 selected

Global High Temperature Insulation Market (2009 - 2014)

The increasing cost of power and the rapid depletion of conventional sources of energy have necessitated effective heat management and energy conservation in industrial processes. High temperature insulation (HTI) products provide high compressive strength and low shrinkage at high temperatures; and thus offer a cost-effective energy management solution for industrial processes.

February 2010 $ 4650 selected

Renewable Chemicals (2010 - 2015)

Industrial biotechnology or white biotechnology uses cells and enzymes to produce bioenergy, biomaterials and other industrial products. The report will analyze the commercialization of the applications, technologies and products like renewable chemicals.

August 2009 $ 4650 selected



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