Polypropylene (PP) - news on Plastech

LyondellBasell: New solutions for automotive industry

The company will showcase new Products at the VDI Plastics nn Automotive Engineering conference.

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ExxonMobil Chemical is introducing a new grade to its portfolio of Vistamaxx performance polymers.

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Fund Energy selected Ineos Technologies' Innovene PP process for their new project in China.


 Total completes its non-phthalate catalyzed PP product range

Total offers a complete range of polymers using non-phthalate catalysts.

Biaxplen expands export markets

Biaxplen has expanded its export supplies of biaxially-oriented polypropylene (BOPP) film to the European market.

Medical packaging with new Sabic's polypropylene

An 'Ultra-Clear' PP medicine dosage delivery system, made of SABIC's new medical grade SABIC PP PCGR40, has been launched by experts at Bormioli Rocco.

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

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

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

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

Sibur increases BOPP-film production

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

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

Clariant's Exolit ensures protection for renewable polymers in oyster shell-reinforced polypropylene.

Lightweight EPP structural element awarded

SPE awarded first visible use of Neopolen polypropylene foam on a center console.

Biaxplen launches new BOPP-film factory

The company has launched a new production facility of biaxially oriented polypropylene films in Tomsk.