Plasticizers - news on Plastech

Valtris Specialty Chemicals selects Krahn Chemie as new distributor for their Santicizer

Valtris Specialty Chemicals, a leading provider of specialty chemicals, appointed the Krahn Chemie Group as its new distributor for Germany, Poland, the Benelux, Switzerland, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania and the Baltic countries for their SANTICIZER.

Pevalen with compliance for key food contact applications

Perstorp's Pevalen non-phthalate PVC plasticizer obtains FDA compliance for key food contact applications.

MEPs against recycling of plastics that contain DEHP

The EU Commission should not authorise the recycling of plastics that contain the banned softener diethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP), MEPs say.


Perstorp committed to DPHP in North America

To increase support for its DPHP plasticizer customers in North America, Perstorp has secured a permanent storage tank for its Emoltene 100 (DPHP) plasticizer.

Good results of testing bio-based plasticizer for PVC

Good results were reported during a meeting of the Placard project held at EuPC premises on 8 and 9 July.

Major new oxo plant in Sweden

Perstorp inaugurates major new Oxo plant in Sweden to strengthen position in PVC plasticizers and chemical intermediates.

Oxoviflex - plasticizer of the future from Poland

Grupa Azoty Zakłady Azotowe Kędzierzyn S.A. has expanded its product mix with the introduction of Oxoviflex, the first Polish non-phthalic plasticizer.

New major oxo investment in Sweden

Production of raw materials for Perstorp's general purpose PVC plasticizers at a major extension to Perstorp's main plant has begun on time.

Evonik optimizes the production of plasticizer alcohols

Evonik will be able to produce the plasticizer alcohol 2-propyl heptanol (2-PH) more efficiently at the Marl site.

New non-phthalate plasticizer by Grupa Azoty ZAK

Grupa Azoty ZAK SA introduces a new product brand - Oxoviflex, a non-phthalate general purpose plasticizer.

Perstorp at Plastpol 2014

The Perstorp Group will be focusing on its innovative plasticizer product range at Plastpol 2014.

BASF doubles production capacity of Hexamoll DINCH

BASF has doubled capacity of its non-phthalate plasticizer Hexamoll DINCH from 100,000 metric tons to 200,000 metric tons per year.

Isononanol plant to be built in China

First Chinese INA plant will provide important feedstock for next-generation plasticizers.

New generation of PVC plasticizers

Evonik started production of phthalate-free and bio-based plasticizers at a new production plant at Marl Chemical Plant.

LANXESS strengthens commitment to renewable raw materials with investment in BioAmber

LANXESS is strengthening its commitment to renewable raw materials by investing USD 10 million in U.S. company BioAmber, Inc., based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S., as part of a private placement.