Ineos owns and operates its biggest petrochemical complex at Grangemouth, Scotland, which is...
CPCC to study possibility of creating new 1-Hexene unit
US-based Chevron Phillips Chemical Company (CPCC) is conducting a study to explore the creation of a new 1-hexene unit to expand the production of normal alpha olefins (NAO).
Invista and SCIP partner to develop $1bn ADN plant in China
Invista has signed a memorandum of cooperation with Shanghai Chemical Industry Park (SCIP) to develop an adiponitrile (ADN) plant in China.
Celanese acquires engineering thermoplastics compounder
Celanese has completed an acquisition of Next Polymers, an Indian engineering thermoplastics (ETP) compounder.
Borealis to expand Belgium’s Kallo plant to boost PP production
Austria-based Borealis has made the final investment decision to expand the PP plant capacity in Kallo, Belgium.
November’s top news stories
Saudi International Petrochemical Company (Sipchem) affiliate International Methanol Company (IMC) has completed the scheduled periodic turnaround maintenance activities at its methanol plant, and Chimet has partnered with Institut Laue-Langevin (ILL) to develop catalysts for industrial processes. Chemicals Technology wraps-up the top stories from November 2018.
Kraiburg TPE to begin new production line operations in Malaysia
Kraiburg TPE is set to start operations at its new five kilotonne-per-annum (ktpa) production line in Malaysia.
AAC3-8001 Pen Probes for Material Identification Applications
ABB Analytical’s advanced FT-NIR spectroscopy systems enable users to quickly and efficiently identify raw materials through plastic packaging of a variety of thicknesses.