Cheap Oil Prices, Not Good for Bioethylene

I'm worried about the impact that low oil prices will have on the production of bioethylene and bioplastics. Bioethylene is made from sugars. Currently, ethane, a component of natural gas, serves as a bigger source of the gas ethylene (C2H4), while most of the world production is based on the cracking of large petroleum molecules. Crude oil... Continue Reading →

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