adiponitrile


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adiponitrile

[‚ad·ə·pō′nī·trəl]
(organic chemistry)
NC(CH2)4CN The high-boiling liquid dinitrile of adipic acid; used to make nylon intermediates.
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Besides, the report provides adiponitrile prices in regional markets.
World-leading nylon polymer producer INVISTA unveils a revolutionary technology for adiponitrile (ADN) production, a key ingredient for nylon 6,6.
15 in federal court in the Southern District of New York, outlining how Rhodia and DuPont have teamed up to misappropriate INVISTA's world-leading adiponitrile (ADN) technology and are unlawfully using INVISTA's trade secrets to expand in the nylon chemicals business.
The report, " Butadiene Market & Its Derivatives (SBR, PBR, ABS, SB Latex, Adiponitrile, NR & Others) Market by Applications & Geography - Trends and Forecasts to 2018", defines and segments the global butadiene market & its derivatives market with analysis and forecasting of the global consumption volume and value.
NEW YORK -- In federal court here Friday, INVISTA sued Rhodia and DuPont alleging they are teaming up to misappropriate INVISTA's world-leading adiponitrile (ADN) technology and are unlawfully using INVISTA's trade secrets to expand in the nylon chemicals business.
It will employ INVISTA's advanced, proprietary butadiene-based technology to produce hexamethylene diamine (HMD) and adiponitrile (ADN), along with a variety of specialty intermediate chemicals and nylon 6,6 polymer.
Its main application segments include SBR, Polybutadiene Rubber (PBR), Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene Resins (ABS), Styrene Butadiene Latex (SB Latex), Adiponitrile, and Nitrile Rubber (NR).
The specific end-use segments discussed are Acrylic fibers, ABS and AS resins, and Adiponitrile.
INVISTA has begun engineering activities to construct a world-scale nylon 6,6 facility in Asia to support the region's growing demand for adiponitrile (ADN), hexamethylene diamine (HMD), and nylon 6,6 polymer.
Using its innovative patented technology, BASF has produced caprolactam, the precursor of nylon 6, from adiponitrile at a large demonstration plant in Ludwigshafen, Germany.
BUSINESS WIRE)--July 6, 1998--Using innovative patented technology, BASF is leading the way into a new era of nylon production by commercially producing caprolactam from adiponitrile.