Catalyst


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Catalyst

An event that directly or indirectly causes another event. For example, a positive earnings report may be a catalyst for a stock to rise in price. Likewise, conservative financial management may be a catalyst for long-term sustainability.
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Growth in Manufacturing PMI Despite Slowdown in GDP to Sustain Demand for Emission Control Catalysts in Japan in 2014
Light Duty Vehicle Emission Control Catalysts Continue to Gain Rapid Acceptance
ZF-10 hydroxyl-containing catalyst, a strong blowing catalyst especially useful in foams molded against vinyl skins.
ZF-52 delayed-action, formulated amine catalyst for flexible stabstock foams.
Catalyst extracted this knowledge from their maintainers and operators--the people closest to the equipment--and captured it in the tool.
Catalyst owns an asset portfolio worth billions of dollars in replacement value.
Another parent, Julie Fuller, who has children nearing high school age, said the Catalyst Foundation provides youths with facts that help them make the best decisions.
Table 2: World Long-term Projections for Chemical Processing Catalysts by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-25
Table 3: World 10-Year Perspective for Chemical Processing Catalysts by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets for Years 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-26
Zeigler-Natta catalyst systems can be single site or multiple site.
The catalyst systems, whether Zeigler-Natta or metallocene, which are used for polyethylene are different from those used for polypropylene, which are in turn different from the one used for EPDM.
Segment-Wise Analysis II-9 Petroleum Refining Catalysts II-9 Major Segments II-9 Fluid Cracking Catalysts II-9 Hydro Processing Catalysts II-10 Hydro Treating Catalysts II-10 Hydro Cracking Catalysts II-11 Alkylation Catalysts II-11 Other Petroleum Refining Catalysts II-11