WILMINGTON, Del. (Oct. 16)—DuPont Dow Elastomers and Dow Chemical Co. have signed a letter of intent to develop, produce and market a new line of gas phase metallocene EPDM products which will be made at the 90,000-metric-ton-per-year Union Carbide EPDM plant in Seadrift, Tex. The new product will be part of DuPont Dow's Nordel IP EPDM line, delivering benefits from the combined characteristics of gas phase production and metallocene catalysis, Du Pont Dow said.
DuPont Dow, Dow Chemical to expand EPDM business
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