Ineos licenses polypropylene technology to Yanchang Petroleum


UK-based Ineos Technologies has licensed its Innovene polypropylene process to the Shaanxi Yanchang Petroleum Yanan Energy and Chemical in China.

The 300,000t/year Yanchang Petroleum plant will produce homopolymers, random copolymers and impact copolymers.

The project is expected to start up in 2014.