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Chemical Economics Handbook

Plasticizers

Table of Contents

Section Page Number

Summary8
Introduction14
Plasticizers and plasticization14
Phthalates16
Aliphatics17
Epoxidized vegetable oils17
Trimellitates17
Benzoates17
Phosphate plasticizers18
Polymeric plasticizers18
Manufacturing processes18
Polycarboxylic acid esters18
Epoxidized vegetable oils19
Phosphate plasticizers19
Polymeric plasticizers19
Environmental issues19
United States19
Western Europe22
Classification and labeling22
Risk assessments23
REACH24
Asia25
China25
South Korea25
Taiwan26
Other countries26
Supply and demand by region27
United States27
Producing companies27
Production30
Phthalates31
Aliphatics32
Terephthalates34
Epoxy plasticizers35
Benzoates35
Phosphate plasticizers36
Trimellitates38
Polymeric plasticizers40
Other41
Consumption42
Phthalates44
Diisononyl phthalate (DINP)45
Diisodecyl phthalate (DIDP)46
Di(2-propylheptyl) phthalate (DPHP)46
Di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP, DOP, dioctyl phthalate)47
n-Butyl benzyl phthalate (BBP)48
Linear phthalates48
Diundecyl phthalate (DUP)49
Ditridecyl (DTDP) phthalate49
Dimethyl phthalate (DMP)50
Di-n-butyl phthalate (DBP)50
Diethyl phthalate (DEP)50
Other50
Aliphatics50
Adipates52
Triethylene glycol di-2-ethylhexanoate53
Alkane sulfonic esters of phenol (ASEPs)53
Azelates and sebacates53
Citrates54
Other54
Terephthalates54
Dioctyl terephthalate (DOTP)55
Di-n-butyl terephthalate (DBT)56
Epoxy plasticizers56
Benzoates57
Dibenzoates58
Other59
Trimellitates59
Trioctyl trimellitate (TOTM)60
Triisononyl trimellitate (TINTM)62
Other62
Phosphate plasticizers62
Aryl phosphates62
Alkyl phosphates64
Polymeric plasticizers64
Other66
TXIB® Formulation Additive66
Sulfonamides67
Miscellaneous67
Price67
Trade68
Canada71
Producing companies71
Production72
Consumption73
Trade74
Imports74
Exports75
Mexico76
Producing companies76
Salient statistics76
Consumption77
Trade78
Imports78
Exports79
Brazil80
Producing companies80
Production80
Salient statistics81
Consumption82
Trade83
Imports83
Exports84
Other Central and South America84
Producing companies84
Salient statistics85
Consumption86
Western Europe87
Producing companies87
Production94
Consumption97
Phthalates100
Epoxy plasticizers102
Aliphatics103
Alkane sulfonic esters of phenol104
Adipates104
Triethylene glycol di-2-ethylhexanoate104
Sebacates104
Other105
Hydrogenated phthalates105
Terephthalates106
Benzoates106
Dibenzoates107
Monobenzoates108
Polymeric plasticizers108
Trimellitates108
Phosphate plasticizers109
Citrate plasticizers109
Other111
Sulfonamides111
Miscellaneous111
Price111
Trade113
Imports113
Exports114
Central and Eastern Europe115
Producing companies115
Salient statistics116
Consumption118
Middle East118
Producing companies118
Salient statistics120
Consumption121
Africa122
Producing companies122
Salient statistics123
Consumption124
Japan125
Producing companies125
Production127
Phthalates128
Phosphate plasticizers129
Adipates129
Epoxy plasticizers129
Trimellitates129
Polymeric plasticizers129
Other aliphatics129
Other129
Consumption130
Phthalates and terephthalates131
Adipates133
Trimellitates133
Epoxy plasticizers134
Polymeric plasticizers134
Phosphate plasticizers134
Other134
Price135
Trade136
Imports136
Exports137
China138
Producing companies138
Salient statistics146
Consumption148
DEHP149
DINP150
DOTP150
DBP/DIBP150
DPHP151
DOA/DOS151
Trimellitates151
Epoxy152
Citrates152
Price153
Trade153
Imports153
Exports154
Other Asia155
Producing companies155
Salient statistics158
Consumption160
Trade162
Imports162
Exports163
Oceania164
Salient statistics164
Consumption165
Bibliography166

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