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Polypropylene (PP) - news on Plastech

Information from the industry concerning: Polypropylene (PP)

   

New PP plant in Oman with Spheripol technology

New PP plant in Oman with Spheripol technology ORPIC has selected the LyondellBasell Spheripol polypropylene process technology for a new 300 KTA polypropylene plant.

Propylene value chain in the USA

Propylene value chain in the USA A new Ceresana's market study provides complete transparency regarding current and future development of the entire propylene value chain.

Weak collection of HDPE/PP bottle fractions in Europe

Weak collection of HDPE/PP bottle fractions in Europe Herbert Snell (Multiport GmbH) highlighted together with the PRE member companies the need to boost the collection of the HDPE/PP bottle fractions.

Global market for PP compounds

Global market for PP compounds AMI Consulting published new study on the global market of the polypropylene compounds.

Sibur increases BOPP-film production

Sibur increases BOPP-film production Biaxplen launched a new biaxially-oriented polypropylene film production line in Novokuybyshevsk.

New PP-LLDPE film for beverage market

New PP-LLDPE film for beverage market SABIC has broadened its stretch film portfolio to include one of the first commercially available materials to combine PP and LLDPE.

Halogen-free flame retardant for green PP compound

Halogen-free flame retardant for green PP compound Clariant's Exolit ensures protection for renewable polymers in oyster shell-reinforced polypropylene.

Lightweight EPP structural element awarded

Lightweight EPP structural element awarded SPE awarded first visible use of Neopolen polypropylene foam on a center console.

Biaxplen launches new BOPP-film factory

Biaxplen launches new BOPP-film factory The company has launched a new production facility of biaxially oriented polypropylene films in Tomsk.

Sirmax increases compounding capacity in Poland

Sirmax increases compounding capacity in Poland The company raises capacity to meet the increasing demand from the automotive and appliance sectors.