Jordan Bromine Company (JBC), a joint venture between Arab Potash Company and US-based Albemarle Holding Company, has announced the completion of the first phase of expansion project aimed at doubling bromine production capacity.
What does BR stand for?
BR stands for Bromine
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These new measurements will help scientists to better understand sources of these bromine species and to improve simulations of stratospheric ozone chemistry.
Following are some key points of the agreements: Tetra will acquire its bromine from Chemtura, make a significant investment in a planned Chemtura processing facility in El Dorado, Arkansas, and invest in Chemtura's bromine operations; Chemtura will have the right to participate in future developments or purchase of Tetra's brine leases.
Under the agreements, which are each 20 years or more in length, Tetra will acquire its bromine requirements from Chemtura; Tetra will make a significant investment in the construction of a processing facility on property adjacent to Chemtura's El Dorado, AR, facility for the extraction of calcium chloride and other salts from tall brines purchased from Chemtura; Tetra will make an investment in Chemtura's bromine operations; Tetra will sell sodium chloride and magnesium hydroxide extracted from the tail brine to Chemtura for use as a feedstock for chlorine production and as a flame retardant and/or neutralization agent, respectively; and Chemtura will have the right to participate in future development or purchase of Tetra's brine leases, should Tetra elect to joint develop or divest.
MITO, Japan, May 31 Kyodo Forty-four people were taken to hospital with eye pains and nausea Wednesday after toxic bromine leaked at a synthetic rubber manufacturing plant belonging to Japan Butyl Co.