Agreements - news on Plastech

Engel signs New Plastics Economy Global Commitment

In mid-March 2019, the injection moulding machine manufacturer Engel Austria was one of the first plastic machine manufacturers to sign the New Plastics Economy Global Commitment of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation.

Azoty Police gains access to low-cadmium phosphate rock

Grupa Azoty Police has signed a contract that gives it access to low-cadmium phosphate rock deposits until 2021.

Nouryon to supply CiD technology to Ukrainian PVC producer

Nouryon (formerly AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals) will license its innovative continuous initiator dosing (CiD) technology to Karpatnaftochim, Ukraine’s largest polyvinyl chloride (PVC) producer.


Biesterfeld acquires distribution rights for Solvay’s sulfone polymers in UK

Biesterfeld is strengthening its partnership with Solvay Specialty Polymers. With effect from April 2019, the distributor will handle sales of the sulfone polymers Udel PSU, Radel PPSU and Veradel PESU in the UK and Ireland.

Albis appointed exclusive Eastman copolyester distributor in France and Poland

Effective 1st March 2019, Albis Plastic will exclusively distribute Eastman Chemical’s full Copolyester product portfolio in France and Poland.

Biesterfeld distributes Solvay's sulfone polymers in Switzerland starting in 2019

Biesterfeld Plastic will distribute sulfone polymers, manufactured by Solvay, in Switzerland beginning in January 2019, following the extension of their mutual distribution agreement. The product portfolio includes the Udel PSU, Radel PPSU and Veradel PESU brands.

Ineos signs transaction agreement with Total

Ineos Styrolution announced that it signed an acquisition agreement with Total S.A. for two polystyrene (PS) production sites in China.

Polydist UK and Sabic announce strategic relationship

Polydist UK became an official UK distributor for Sabic's Specialties products range from 10th of August 2018.

MOL Group and APK form strategic partnership for plastic recycling

MOL Group and German recycling technology company APK sign strategic cooperation agreement . MOL Group aims to become a regional leader in recycling in line with MOL 2030 strategy.

Oqema and Leuna-Tenside start distribution partnership

The partnership expands Oqema’s product range and supports the strategy of continual European portfolio expansion and harmonisation.

Alpla and Fromm cooperate in PET recycling

Alpla, the Austrian packaging solutions specialist, and Fromm (Switzerland) have agreed on a collaboration in relation to PET recycling, as per Alpla's press release.

Chemours and Safic-Alcan expand distribution agreement

Chemours International Operations Sàrl and Safic-Alcan expand long-standing EMEA distribution agreement for Viton and Viton FreeFlow

BOY with new representation at Plastpol in Poland

At the Plastpol in Kielce, BOY will start with a new partner in Poland.

Biesterfeld and Evonik: Strategic partnership in the polyurethane segment

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie and Evonik Nutrition & Care have concluded a strategic partnership for the distribution of polyurethane additives throughout Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Eastern Europe and Russia.

Total, Borealis and NOVA Chemicals - a joint venture in petrochemicals

At 19 February Total S.A., Borealis AG and NOVA Chemicals Corporation announced that affiliates of the three companies have signed definitive agreements to form a joint venture in petrochemicals on the U.S. Gulf Coast.