Political pressures jeopardise acidspar recovery
Published: Friday, 12 July 2013
Environmental concerns add to woes of the fluorocarbon sector; outlook uncertain for acidspar demand
International pressures to reduce the
production of greenhouse gas chemicals are threatening to
disrupt any potential upturn in acid-grade fluorspar (acidspar)
demand over the coming months.
Industrialised nations are expected to ramp up efforts to
minimise hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) emissions subsequent to
the agreement between the US and China to
coordinate efforts through...