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plasticizers market worth $21.30 billion by 2027

Plasticizers Market worth $21.30 billion by 2027

Phthalates is the largest segment of the plasticizers market, owing to availability at cheap rates and wide usage in various industries. Dioctyl Phthalate (DOP) and Diisononyl Phthalate (DINP) / Diisodecyl Phthalate (DIDP) / Di(2-propylheptyl) Phthalate (DPHP) are the most commonly used phthalate plasticizers in the market.

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ortho-phthalates - plasticisers - information center

Ortho-phthalates - Plasticisers - Information Center

Phthalates (pronounced THAL-ates \ˈtha-ˌlāts\) – covering ortho-phthalates – are the most commonly used plasticisers (US: plasticizers) in the world. In Europe, about one million tonnes of ortho-phthalates and terephthalates are produced each year – about 80% of the entire plasticisers market – of which approximately 95% are used to ...

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plasticisers - information center

Plasticisers - Information Center

Globally, 7.5 million tonnes of plasticisers (US: plasticizers) are consumed every year, of which European consumption accounts for over 1.35 million tonnes. Ortho-phthalates, due to their high degree of compatibility with PVC, are the most widely consumed plasticisers.

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global demand for plasticizers continues to rise - sciencedirect

Global demand for plasticizers continues to rise - ScienceDirect

Diisononyl phthalate (DINP) and diisodecyl phthalate (DIDP) together accounted for about a third of the worldwide plasticizer market by volume, and Ceresana's analysts predict that DINP/DIDP demand will develop at a growth rate of 3.6% per year to 2024. In volume terms, demand for non-phthalate plasticizers is forecast to grow at 3.2% per annum.

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The molecules of plasticizer take control over mobility of the chain, and polymer chain does not show an increase of the free volume around polymer ends; in the case that the plasticizer/ water creates hydrogen bonds with hydrophilic parts of polymer, the associated free volume can be decreased.

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plasticizer makers want a piece of the phthalates pie

Plasticizer Makers Want A Piece Of The Phthalates Pie

Suited to most flexible-vinyl applications, it is the benchmark for measuring the performance of other plasticizers. It is also the largest-volume plasticizer globally, alone capturing 37% of the ...

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Overall, global plasticizer consumption will grow at a rate of about 3% per year in the next few years. Phthalate esters, based on phthalic acid, are the main types of plasticizers used since they satisfy a broad range of processing and performance requirements, as well as a large number of markets.

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vinyltec 2016 to focus on plasticizers for pvc

VinylTec 2016 to Focus on Plasticizers for PVC

The US produced about 6.67m tons of PVC in 2015, according to figures from the American Chemistry Council (ACC) Plastics Industry Statistics Group. Of that, about 2.56m tons were sold in export markets, according to data from the US International Trade Commission (ITC). VinylTec 2016 Conference Focus: Challenges of Phthalate Plasticizers

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regulators and retailers raise pressure on phthalates

Regulators And Retailers Raise Pressure On Phthalates

Phthalates make up about 70% of that volume, IHS says. Download a pdf of this article The plasticizers are widely used in building and construction materials to make vinyl surfaces longer-lasting ...

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health, eco concerns give non-phthalate plasticizers a push

Health, Eco Concerns Give Non-Phthalate Plasticizers a Push

Phthalate ester plasticizers that long have dominated the flexible PVC market have some serious non-phthalate competition, including some newer alternatives. The phthalates’ strong market hold is losing steam —primarily in Europe, but in North America as well—industry sources say, because of health and environmental concerns, regulatory ...

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