Polypropylene (PP) - news on Plastech

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Sabo SpA announced that it has entered into an agreement with BASF for a license of the Chimassorb 2020 technology.

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Clariant signed polypropylene catalyst commercialization agreement with polypropylene technology licensor Lummus Novolen Technology.

Total's Polypropylene Lumicene® Random takes Rigid Packaging to new applications

Polypropylene Lumicene® Random is helping converters to safely and successfully tackle new challenges in food packaging.


Borealis upgrades Borstar PE plant in Porvoo

The company will invest EUR 65 mln to upgrade Borstar PE2 plant technology to the third generation.

Borealis next generation Borpact SH950MO grade innovation takes on frozen food packaging sector

Borealis, a leading provider of chemical and innovative plastics solutions, is offering a step-up in performance and processing sustainability to the frozen food packaging sector with the launch of next generation transparent polypropylene (PP) grade Borpact SH950MO.

A lot of values thanks to Millad NX 8000 clarifier

Millad NX 8000 clarifier adds energy-saving and clarity edge to next-generation Tatren packaging.

LyondellBasell PP applications contribute to award-winning VW interior

LyondellBasell supplied polypropylene (PP) compounds for multiple interior applications of the redesigned 2012 Volkswagen Beetle, helping gain the car’s selection among WardsAuto’s 10 Best Interiors for 2012.

LyondellBasell launches new family of fifth-generation polypropylene catalysts

LyondellBasell announced the launch of a new family of fifth-generation non-phthalate catalysts for polypropylene (PP) production.

BorPure RJ766MO makes Bra Plast AB’s thin wall food packaging a success

With the introduction of its BorPure RJ766MO grade in December 2011, Borealis, a leading provider of chemical and innovative plastics solutions, has provided another answer to the ever increasing requirements of the thin wall food packaging market.

New Borealis PP grade brings sustainability goals closer to packaging pail producers

Borealis, a leading provider of chemical and innovative plastics solutions, launches unique, high stiffness polypropylene (PP) grade Bormod BH381MO to support manufacturers of industrial pails in meeting their increasing sustainability and product quality goals.

Clearly beneficial: Millad NX 8000 adds transparency and sustainability-edge

Low-temperature clarifying innovation Millad NX 8000 is the secret behind the crystal-clear transparency of EMSA’s latest inspirational kitchenware designs.

A. Schulman's and NATPET joint venture

A. Schulman announced today that it has entered into a joint venture agreement with National Petrochemical Industrial Company (NATPET) of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia ("KSA"), a subsidiary of Alujain Corporation, a Saudi Stock Exchange listed company.

Borealis and Borouge support Renault

Strong partnership with Borealis and Borouge brings Renault weight-saving benefits for key car platforms.

New Clariant liquid color technology developed for polyolefin blow molding

New liquid vehicle technology (LVT) developed by Clariant Masterbatches appears to eliminate many of the problems that have prevented wider use of liquid color and additive concentrates in extrusion blow molding of polyolefins (high- and low-density polyethylene and polypropylene).

BorECO BA2000 polypropylene pipe material

The pipe grade BorECO BA2000 polypropylene (PP) from Borealis, a leading provider of chemical and innovative plastics solutions, was chosen for a recently completed upgrade and enlargement of a sewage network in the Czech Republic for bordering municipalities Ivancice and Oslavany.