Ineos licenses polypropylene technology to Chinese plant


China's Ningxia Baofeng Energy Group has selected Ineos Technologies' Innovene polypropylene process to manufacture polypropylene homopolymers, random copolymers and impact copolymers.

The 300,000t/year plant will produce a wide range of polypropylene products to meet growing demand in China.

The olefin feedstock for the polypropylene plant will be produced via the methanol-to-olefins process.