Chapter 1 Introduction
Study Goals and Objectives
Reasons for Doing This Study
Intended Audience
Scope of Report
Information Sources
Methodology
Geographic Breakdown
Analyst’s Credentials
BCC Custom Research
Related BCC Research Reports
Chapter 2 Summary and Highlights
Chapter 3 Market and Technology Background
Definitions
Heat Stabilizer
Initiation
Propagation
Termination
Acute vs Long-Term Thermal Degradation
How do Plastics Destabilize During Heating?
Effects of Thermal Degradation
Mechanisms: How Do Heat Stabilizers Work?
Note on Health and Environmental Toxicity
Categories of Heat Stabilizers
Metallic Salts and Soaps
Organometallic Heat Stabilizers
Organic Heat Stabilizers
Primary Antioxidants
Secondary Antioxidants
Other Organic Heat Stabilizers
High-Temperature Heat Stabilizers: Inorganic and Organic
Blended Chemistries
Heat Stabilizer Applications
PVC
Polyamides
Polypropylene
Polyethylene
Polystyrene
Polyurethane
Other Polymers
Recycled Plastics
Technologies Not Included in This Report
Chapter 4 Global Market Summary
Scope of the Market Analysis
Global Market for Heat Stabilizer Technologies, by Region
Global Market for Consumer Heat stabilizers by Technology
Global Market for Heat Stabilizers, by Application
Chapter 5 Market Breakdown by Technology
Global Market for Metallic Salts and Soaps
Global Summary
North American Market
European Market
Asian Market
Global Market for Organometallic Heat Stabilizers
Global Summary
North American Market
European Market
Asian Market
Global Market for Primary Antioxidants
Global Summary
North American Market
European Market
Asian Market
Global Market for Secondary Antioxidants
Global Summary
North American Market
European Market
Asian Market
Global Market for Other Organic Heat Stabilizers
Global Summary
North American Market
European Market
Asian Market
Global Market for High-Temperature Heat Stabilizers: Inorganic
Global Summary
North American Market
European Market
Asian Market
Global Market for High-Temperature Heat Stabilizers: Organic
Global Summary
North American Market
European Market
Asian Market
Chapter 6 Market Breakdown by Application
Global Heat Stabilizer Markets for PVC
Global Summary
North American Market
European Market
Asian Market
Global Heat Stabilizer Markets for Polyamides
Global Summary
North American Market
European Market
Asian Market
Global Heat Stabilizer Markets for Polypropylene
Global Summary
North American Market
European Market
Asian Market
Global Heat Stabilizer Markets for Polyethylene
Global Summary
North American Market
European Market
Asian Market
Global Heat Stabilizer Markets for Polystyrene
Global Summary
North American Market
European Market
Asian Market
Global Heat Stabilizer Markets for Polyurethane
Global Summary
North American Market
European Market
Asian Market
Global Heat Stabilizer Markets for Other Polymers
Global Summary
North American Market
European Market
Asian Market
Global Heat Stabilizer Markets for Recycled Plastics
Global Summary
North American Market
European Market
Asian Market
Chapter 7 Industry Trends and Market Opportunities
Supply Chains
Raw Materials Producers
Petroleum Supply Chain
Industry and Key Research Organizations
Key Industry Trends
Development of New Heat Stabilizers
Plastics Industry Growth and Development
High-Temperature Heat Stabilizers
Environmental and Health Concerns Surrounding Plastics
Management of Heavy Metals
Sustainability and Social Responsibility
Chapter 8 Patent Review/ New Developments
Annual Granted Patents
Patent Country of Origin
Key Players
Patent Code Map
Patent Materials Map
Chapter 9 Company Profiles
3M
ADEKA CORP.
AKCROS CHEMICALS LTD.
ALBEMARLE CORP.
AM STABILIZERS CORP.
BAERLOCHER GMBH
BASF
BRUGGEMANN
CLARIANT INTERNATIONAL LTD.
COVESTRO
CHEMSON POLYMER-ADDITIVE AG
COLOR-CHEM INTERNATIONAL CORP.
DSM
DUPONT
GALATA CHEMICALS
GOLDSTAB ORGANICS
HEBEI JINGXIN CHEMICAL GROUP
HITACHI CHEMICAL CO.
HUBEI NANXING POLYMER ADDITIVES CO. LTD.
IMERYS PERFORMANCE ADDITIVES
KANEKA
KD CHEM
KISUMA CHEMICALS
KOLON INDUSTRIES
KURARAY
LANXESS AG
LG CHEM
MITSUBISHI CHEMICAL CORP.
MITSUI CHEMICALS
NITTO KASEI
NOVISTA CHEMICALS
PAU TAI INDUSTRIAL
POWER ADDITIVES
REAGENS GROUP
SHIN-ETSU CHEMICAL CO. LTD.
SONGWON
SUMITOMO CHEMICAL CO.
TOPAS ADVANCED POLYMERS (POLYPLASTICS)
TORAY INDUSTRIES
TOSOH CORP.
VALTRIS SPECIALTY CHEMICALS
WELLS PLASTICS LTD.
Chapter 10 Patents
Chapter 11 Appendix A: Abbreviations