Polystyrene (PS) - news on Plastech

Styrolution changes name to Ineos Styrolution

To embrace its place in the Ineos family of companies, Styrolution announced that it has changed company names to Ineos Styrolution.

Styrolution enhances healthcare applications with styrenic innovations

Styrolution will be attending Compamed 2015, a premier international tradeshow for medical suppliers taking place November 16-19 in Düsseldorf, Germany.

BASF resumes the marketing of polystyrene

BASF SE will be offering its customers in Europe GPPS from its production facility in Ludwigshafen.


Songwon launches new stabilizer solution for XPS

Songwon will be launching its new Songxtend 1301 stabilizer for XPS containing new polymeric flame retardants at the upcoming AMI Masterbatch conference.

INEOS to integrate INEOS ABS into Styrolution business

INEOS is to integrate the INEOS ABS into its Styrolution business to promote their products globally with one face to the market.

Styrolution illustrates the possibilities of styrenics

Styrolution will highlight the "Versatility. Performance. Endless Possibilities" of styrenics at NPE 2015, March 23-27 in Orlando, Florida.

Styrolution expands distribution deals for US and Canada

Expanded distribution agreements with PolyOne and Entec Polymers enhance Styrolution's offerings of styrenics in the US and Canada.

Fire protection with an improved environmental profile

BASF switches its entire portfolio of PS-based insulation products for the EU market to a new flame retardant.

Ineos completes the acquisition of Styrolution

Ineos has successfully completed the purchase of BASF's 50% share in Styrolution, a joint venture between the companies.

Styrolution to close Swedish polystyrene site

Styrolution intends to close its 80 kiloton polystyrene production site located in Trelleborg, Sweden.

Styrolution at Fakuma 2014

At Fakuma 2014 Styrolution will highlight the possibilities of transparent styrenic specialities.

Ineos acquires BASF's share in Styrolution

Ineos intends to acquire BASF's 50% share in Styrolution, a joint venture between the companies.

SABIC and Synthos satisfied with a partnership

A three-year long cooperation brings significant advantages for both companies.

Styrene market value amounted to $41.8 bn

Global demand for styrene in the production of polystyrene to rise by 2.3% per year, according to Ceresana report.

First market report on polystyrene

In recently published study the market research institute Ceresana analyzes and examines the development of the global market for polystyrene.