Borealis to Acquire Rialti

04.07.2023 - Borealis has signed an agreement to acquire Rialti, a producer of mechanically recycled polypropylene (PP) compounds for injection molding and extrusion.

Rialti is based in Varese, Italy, and is one of the European market leaders in the production of sustainable PP compounds based on mechanically recycled raw material from post-industrial and post-consumer waste. With the acquisition, Borealis strengthens its own offering of circular polyolefin solutions by expanding its capacity to produce compounds based on recyclates to meet growing customer demand for sustainable solutions. Rialti has a capacity of 50,000 t/a to produce injection-molded and extruded PP compounds used in various industries such as automotive, home appliances and construction.

Lucrèce Foufopoulos, Executive Vice President Polyolefins, Innovation & Technology and Circular Economy Solutions at Borealis, said. "Over the past decade, we have made steady progress on our journey towards a circular economy. Rialti will expand our offering of circular solutions and further enable us to help our customers meet their sustainability goals."



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