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Aerosol Market Analysis By Application (Personal Care, Household, Paint, Medical) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

December 2014

Aerosols are majorly used in deodorants, room fresheners, paints and medical products due to their ability to hold liquid droplets in pressurized form. Growing demand for personal care and household products is expected to drive aerosol market...

Bio-based Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Market Analysis By Application (Packaging, Technical, Consumer Goods) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

December 2014

Bio based polyethylene terephthalate (PET) market has vast opportunities for participating companies as currently commercialized product is 30% sustainable, derived using bio MEG and petroleum derived PTA. Companies have invested significant sum...

Oleochemicals Market Analysis By Product (Fatty Acid, Fatty Alcohol, Glycerol) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

November 2014

Growing demand for biodegradable and sustainable products on account of reducing reliance on petrochemicals is expected to remain a key driving factor for global oleochemicals market. Volatile price of petrochemical derived products on account of...

Glycerol Market From Biodiesel, Fatty Acids, Fatty Alcohols For Personal Care, Alkyd Resins, Polyether Polyols Applications, Downstream Opportunities And Segment Forecasts To 2020

August 2014

Glycerol is a sweet, colorless, viscous, sugar polyol compound displaying hygroscopic and soluble properties. Also called as glycerine/ glycerin, it is a core component of all triglycerides. Glycerols can be synthetic or natural based depending...

Bio-Based Adipic Acid Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Bio-based adipic acid market is expected to register significant growth on account of increasing demand for production of industrial chemicals through sustainable means. The market is still in nascent stages with companies focused R&D to develop manufacturing capabilities to produce bio-based adipic acid on an industrial scale. Rennovia, Verdezyne, Bio-Amber...

BioLubricants Market Analysis By Raw material (Vegetable oil, Animal oil), By Application (Automotive, Hydraulic, Process, De-molding, Lubricating, Chainsaw, Compressor, Turbine, Industrial gear, Metal working), By End Use (Industrial, Commercial transport, Consumer Automotive) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

June 2014

Bio-Lubricants or Bio-based Lubricants or Bio-Lubes are non-toxic biodegradable products that are used in applications such as automotive oils, hydraulic oils, process oils, de-molding oils, lubricating greases, chainsaw oils, compressor oils,...

Bio Based Functional Polymers Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global increase in use of renewable products coupled with depleting petrochemical resources is expected to remain a key factor for bio based functional polymers market growth over the next six years.  Bio based functional polymers are derived from agricultural feedstock such as corn and potatoes which reduces the dependency on petrochemical products. Initially...

Bio Based Construction Polymers Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global increase in adoption of renewable products coupled with growing infrastructure spending is expected to remain a key driver for bio-based construction polymers market over the next six years. Key applications include concrete moulds, bridge bearings, floorings anchor fixings, FRP bridge section, cladding panel, glazing sealant and concrete jointing....

Starch Polymers Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Shift in trend towards reducing reliance on petrochemical products is expected to remain a key driving factor for global starch polymers market over the next six years. Starch consists of highly branched polysaccharide amylopectin & linear polysaccharide amylase and is derived from photosynthesis in plants that includes rice wheat, corn and potato. Increasing...

Natural Oil Polyols (NOP) Market Analysis By Product (Soy Oil Polyols, Castor Oil Polyols, Palm Oil Polyols, Canola Oil Polyols, Sunflower Oil Polyols) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

May 2014

Shift in industry trend towards development of bio-based products in order to reduce dependency on petrochemicals is expected to remain a key driving factor for global natural oil polyols market. Castor oil, soy oil, sunflower oil and palm oil...

Bio-Based Ethylene Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

High feedstock prices and growing environmental concerns have driven the industry’s focus towards the development of its bio-based alternative through sources. IARC classifies ethylene as a class III carcinogen. Stringent regulations by agencies such as REACH, FDA and EPA regarding the ethylene biodegradability has resulted increased R&D focus on...

Lactic Acid And Poly Lactic Acid (PLA) Market Analysis By Application (Packaging, Agriculture, Transport, Electronics, Textiles) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

May 2014

Lactic acid or 2-hydroxy propanoic acid is a colorless (or yellowish) syrupy liquid which is miscible with water and alcohol. Lactic acid production involves carbohydrate fermentation in the presence of an excess of calcium carbonate. Raw...

Biosurfactants Market Analysis By Product (Rhamnolipids, Sophorolipids, MES, APG, Sorbitan Esters, Sucrose Esters) And Segment Forecast To 2020

April 2014

Surfactants are usually amphiphilic organic compounds containing both hydrophobic group (tail) and hydrophilic groups (head). Bio-surfactants are surfactants in which at least one of the two groups (hydrophilic or hydrophobic) is obtained from...

Furandicarboxylic Acid (FDCA) Market Potential Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

April 2014

Furandicarboxylic acid or FDCA is an oxidized furan derivative and is a highly stable compound. Owing to its potential of being used as a substitute to a wide variety of petrochemicals such as adipic acid and terephthalic acid, there has been...

Bio-based Polyethylene (PE) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Bio-based PE is used in packaging applications such as carry bags, plastic films and bottles. Volatile prices coupled with limited availability of crude oil are expected to force polymer manufacturers to develop bio-based alternatives including bio-based PE. In addition, renewable nature of bio-based PE makes it an eco-friendly substitute to chemical counterparts...

Bio-based Emulsion Polymers Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Rising demand for durable and high performance biopolymers has been critical for bio-based emulsion polymers market growth. Development of bio-based polymers such as vinyl acetate, styrene butadiene (SB) latex, and acrylonitrile has also fueled the requirement of emulsion polymerization of these polymers. Volatile petrochemical feedstock prices and abundantly...

Levulinic Acid Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

March 2014

Levulinic acid, also known as 4-oxopentanoic acid, is an organic compound which is classified as a keto acid. Its physical form is a white crystalline solid and is soluble in water, ethanol, and diethyl ether, but is insoluble in aliphatic...

Bio Succinic Acid Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

March 2014

Succinic acid is a chemical intermediary and is expected to develop as a platform chemical in a broad range of applications varying from niche segments such as food additive and personal care to large applications such as plasticizers, resins,...

1, 4-Butanediol Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

March 2014

Butanediol as a whole may refer to four different isomers of butanediol, 1,2-butanediol, 1,3-butanediol, 1,4-butanediol and 2,3-butanediol. Out of the four compounds mentioned above, 1,4-butanediol (1,4 BDO) is widely used leading to it being...

Bio-Based Propylene Glycol (PG) Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

The global chemical industry has been heavily dependent on fossil fuel for producing variety of petrochemical products. However, growing awareness regarding the benefits renewable chemistry offers, the industry is now shifting its focus towards developing bio-based chemicals. Companies are now striving to achieve sustainability in the long run by developing and...