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- Encina and Flint Hills to manufacture chemicals from waste plastic
- Momentive Performance Materials selects Ravago Chemicals as distributor
- Bayport Polymers to build polyethylene petrochemical plant in Texas
- Lanxess to build compounding facility in Krefeld-Uerdingen, Germany
- Silicone manufacturer MPM to be acquired for $3.1bn
Encina and Flint Hills to manufacture chemicals from waste plastic
Encina Development Group and Flint Hills Resources, a Koch Industries company, have signed a non-binding term sheet for manufacturing renewable chemicals and fuels from waste plastic.
Momentive Performance Materials selects Ravago Chemicals as distributor
Momentive Performance Materials, a US-based silicones and advanced materials manufacturer, has selected its current European distributor Ravago Chemicals to distribute its products to the US and Canadian plastic industry.
NEA and Shell to study feasibility of chemically recycling plastic waste
Anglo-Dutch multinational oil and gas company Shell and National Environment Agency (NEA) have partnered to jointly explore the feasibility of 'chemically recycling plastic waste' in Singapore.
PTT to defer decision on $5.7bn Ohio petrochemical plant
Thai chemical company PTT PCL has decided to hold up the decision the proposed $5.7bn petrochemical plant in Ohio in the US.
Plastics growth at risk as uncertainty prevails over finished product exports in the short term
The Covid-19 outbreak was first reported in December 2019 in Wuhan, Hubei, China, and has rapidly spread to nearly every country in the world. Hubei Province has become the worst affected region in the country.
Nexam receives PET foam orders from China’s Bohai Chemicals
Swedish firm Nexam Chemical has received an order from Chinese organic and inorganic chemicals producer Bohai Chemicals to supply polyethylene terephthalate (PET) foam.
Azelis finalises acquisition of Megafarma in Mexico
Specialty chemicals distributor Azelis Americas has completed its previously announced acquisition of Megafarma, a Mexican specialty distributor for pharma, food and veterinary industries.
BASF begins construction on $10bn petrochemicals project in China
German chemical company BASF has broken ground on its $10bn integrated petrochemicals complex in Guangdong province, China.
Mitsui Chemicals aims to turn recycled resin back into film
Japanese chemicals company Mitsui Chemicals has started demonstration testing for a recycling project focusing on flexible packaging materials.