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Material Insights: Feb. 28, 2011

February 28, 2011

In this episode, PN senior reporter Frank Esposito has the lowdown on nanoplatelets firm XG Sciences Inc.'s $7 million relocation in Michigan. Also, he covers why Westlake Chemical saw sales bounce back 36 percent in 2010. After delays, Invista plans to move ahead and build a nylon 6/6 and nylon intermediates plant in Shanghai. Plus, Eastman Chemical Co. has completed an expansion of its capacity to make Eastman 168 non-phthalate plasticizer at a Tennessee facility.