Ineos owns and operates its biggest petrochemical complex at Grangemouth, Scotland, which is...
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.
October’s top news stories
BASF has entered a partnership to study the feasibility of a petrochemical complex in Gujarat, India, Solvay has opened two research and innovation (R&I) centres in the US and Europe to produce thermoplastic composites. Chemicals Technology wraps-up the top news stories from October 2019.
India’s BPCL to commission Propylene Derivatives Petrochemical Project
India’s Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) is set to commission its Propylene Derivatives Petrochemical Project (PDPP) at its refinery in Kochi, Kerala.
Arlanxeo invests in chloroprene rubber and nitrile butadiene rubber
Synthetic elastomers manufacturer Arlanxeo has invested in chloroprene rubber (CR) and nitrile butadiene rubber (NBR) to meet the rising demand for the polymers.