In response to increased demand for its EVAL resins, Kuraray Europe
is to expand the production capacity of its Belgium-based plant, a
move which is set to double its production output through the
construction of new facilities.
Factories in the US that convert corn into the gasoline additive
ethanol are releasing carbon monoxide, methanol and some
carcinogens at levels "many times greater" than they promised, the
US government said.