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New bio-based polymers coming to market

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LyondellBasell, in partnership with Finland-based energy company Neste, recently announced a world-first in the bio-based polymer industry, jointly announcing the first parallel production of bio-based polypropylene and polyethylene Read more

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Saudi Aramco and S-Oil sign MoU

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Wood Mackenzie Principal Analyst Catherine Tan has learned that Saudi Aramco and S-Oil have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate on a $6bn (~€5.3bn) steam cracker and olefin downstream project. Read more

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Borealis has also announced a series of significant material improvements to existing recyclates in the established Purpolen brand portfolio Read more

industry

Boulder Clean and Braskem collaborate on new packaging

1908 Brands

Plant-based cleaning products company Boulder Clean has partnered with thermoplastics polyolefins producer Braskem to revamp the packaging of its laundry detergent. Read more

materials

Underwater pelletising system type ips-UWG S

Intelligent Pelletizing Solutions

In addition to strand pelletising, Intelligent Pelletizing Solutions GmbH & Co. KG (IPS) has also established a solid standing in the market with underwater pelletising systems. Read more

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BASF Group hosts free polyolefins webinar

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On 7 June at 10:00 (GMT), BTC Europe, the speciality chemicals distributor within the BASF Group, is hosting a free customer webinar on the accelothene G5 additive for polyolefins. Read more

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OMV ReOil Pilot Plant

OMV; redaktionelle Verwendung honorarfrei

The partnership between OMV and Borealis for the petrochemical integration of OMV refineries goes back as far as 1998 and their shared industrial site in Schwechat, Austria, is one of the largest integrated plastics production sites in Europe. Read more

industry

Recycling capacity for rigid polyolefins reaches 1.7 million tonnes

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With a total recycling capacity of 1.7 million tonnes, rigid, post-consumer and post-industrial polyolefins, particularly HDPE and PP, are in the group of the most recycled streams in Europe. Read more

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Nouryon, formerly AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals, will double production capacity for solvent-based organic peroxides at its Los Reyes site in Mexico, enabling it to support the strong growth of the North American polyolefin and PVC markets. Read more

industry

The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has signed two memoranda of understanding with OMV and one with Borealis to explore new opportunities for collaboration in the downstream sector. Read more

MEP

The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has signed two memoranda of understanding with OMV and one with Borealis to explore new opportunities for collaboration in the downstream sector. Read more

industry

Agoria Solar Car

Agoria Solar Team

Borealis and Borouge, leading providers of innovative, value-creating plastics solutions, announce their support for a Belgium-based racing team participating in the 2019 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge in Australia. Read more

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Thomas Abel, Borealis Senior Vice President Projects and Giovanni Sale, Tecnimont Group Corporate Strategy Senior VP

Borealis

Borealis has awarded Tecnimont, main contractor of Maire Tecnimont with the engineering, procurement, construction management (EPCM) and commissioning services contract for a new propane dehydrogenation (PDH) plant Read more

industry

Chomarat, a leader in technical textiles and composite reinforcements, is developing its coatings and films business at its sites in Le Cheylard, France. Read more

materials

Venetia Spencer

Benjamin Brolet

Value chain initiative Polyolefin Circular Economy Platform (PCEP) has appointed Venetia Spencer as Secretary General as it continues its aim of maximising Europe’s polyolefins recycling Read more

materials

In an exclusive from our sister title Packaging Europe, Amcor sets out to transform the circular capability of flexible packaging with the launch of a new polyolefin barrier film – a platform technology for packaging a huge variety of products. Read more

industry

On behalf of Basell Orlen Polyolefins Sprzedaż, Albis Polska has taken over the distribution in Poland of LyondellBasells healthcare brand PURELL. Read more

industry

The Italian Blow Moulding machinery manufacturer ST Blow Moulding, based in Monza, will be at NPE with its ASPI 400. Read more

industry

RPC Bramlage has manufactured the latest Ecosolution high viscosity pump for the Vega AirFree bottle. Read more

materials

Outstanding academics invited to submit applications for 2018 competition. Read more

industry

  • New bio-based polymers coming to market

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    New bio-based polymers coming to market

  • New plastics bring new opportunities for Borealis

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    New plastics bring new opportunities for Borealis

  • Polyplastics to highlight latest material technologies at K

    Polyplastics

    Polyplastics to highlight latest material technologies at K

  • Saudi Aramco and S-Oil sign MoU

    Piotr Swat / Shutterstock.com

    Saudi Aramco and S-Oil sign MoU

  • Boulder Clean and Braskem collaborate on new packaging

    1908 Brands

    Boulder Clean and Braskem collaborate on new packaging

    Photo Credit: 1908 Brands

  • Underwater pelletising system type ips-UWG S

    Intelligent Pelletizing Solutions

    Underwater pelletising system type ips-UWG S

    Underwater pelletising system type ips-UWG S

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