Wilmington, Delaware – Chemours Co. is introducing prices increases on a range of chemicals sold in North America, the company announced 27 Nov.
Effective 1 Jan, 2019, the increases of up to 10% cover a variety of chemicals, including methylamine-based products.
Methylamines are used to make intermediates for a wide range of chemicals, including many used in the rubber industry
Derivatives include dimethyl dithiocarbamate salts and tetramethylthiuram mono- and disulfide (TMTD) accelerators – the latter used especially for butyl rubbers.
Other dimethyl amines are used as emulsifiers in synthetic…