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Safety Spotlight: Heat Stress + PPE

June 25, 2019 The start of the hot weather months has arrived! At CORECHEM, we are diving into Heat Stress ...
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/ Notes from CORECHEM

UPDATE: ITC Deer Park Terminal Resumes Operations

June 6, 2019 A fire at the ITC Deer Park terminal in mid-March affected both supply and price of several ...
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U.S. Sodium Hydroxide Flows Into South America

June 4, 2019 U.S. exports of Sodium Hydroxide to Brazil have just increased exponentially. The crumbling Pinheiro neighborhood, and the ...
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How to Maintain the Glycol in your Chiller

Have you checked the glycol solution in your chiller system lately? At CORECHEM, we recommend checking the fluid in your ...
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/ Heat Transfer Fluids

Tariff Hike Will Affect Chemicals

May 10, 2019 Last night, tariffs on 200 billion dollars worth of material imported from China increased from 10% to ...
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IPA On Hold While Houston Cleans Up

April 30, 2019 A massive clean-up of the Houston Ship Channel has been underway since the fire event last month ...
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Acetone Glut Likely to Last

April 9, 2019 As China celebrates the Spring Festival mid-February, it is not uncommon for their inventory of petrochemicals, including ...
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Geothermal Maintenance Made Easy

April 2, 2019 As warm weather returns, it's time for your spring geothermal maintenance check-up! At CORECHEM, we recommend you ...
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Two Fires Fuel Uncertainty for Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK)

March 26, 2019 The residents of Houston, TX found themselves under a hazardous cloud last week as a major storage ...
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Employee Spotlight: Timothy & Aundrea De Vore

This month, we have a duo Employee Spotlight on Mr. & Mrs. Timothy & Aundrea De Vore! Tim & Aundi ...
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