Keyword: LLDPE

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Univation Wins Indonesian PE Contract

17.11.2022 -

Univation Technologies has been selected by PT Kilang Pertamina Internasional (PT-KPI) to provide its Unipol PE process for a new 700,000 t/y plant to be installed at the...

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Sasol Starts Delayed LLDPE Plant at Lake Charles

19.02.2019 - Two months behind schedule, South African petrochemicals producer Sasol has started up the first of seven production units planned for its delayed complex at Lake Charles...

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Dow Completes Enhanced PE Unit at Freeport

20.06.2017 - Dow Chemical said it has completed construction of its new 400,000 t/y LLDPE plant at Freeport, Texas, one of four polymer production facilities grouped downstream of a 1.5 million...

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Nova Chemicals Completes PE Expansion

12.09.2016 - Canada’s Nova Chemicals has announced the mechanical completion of its PE1 expansion project at Joffre, Alberta. A third gas phase reactor capable of producing around 450,000 t/y...

Markets & Companies

Shale Booms into Plastics Export Market

20.01.2015 - The development of shale gas and the resulting low prices for natural gas in the United States have resulted in a major change in the production costs of plastics. According to the...

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Sasol Board Approves $8 Billion Louisiana Cracker

28.10.2014 - After receiving all permits, the board of South African chemical producer Sasol has given the green light to begin construction on the company's planned $8.1 billion, 1.5 million t...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Punching above its weight

06.10.2010 - While often viewed in the shadow of its massive Northern neighbour, China, the Southeast Asian group of nations known as ASEAN continues to be a hotbed of activity in the plastics...

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Ineos Confirms Continuation of Strong Trading Conditions in Q2 2010

03.08.2010 - Ineos reports that historical cost Ebitda (‘HC Ebitda') for the Q2 of 2010 was €478 million, compared to €352 million for Q2, 2009 and €494 million for Q1, 2010. Refining inventory...