Keyword: LyondellBasell


Neste, Covestro and SK Geo Centric Partner on PU Feedstock

22.06.2022 -

A collaboration between Neste, Covestro and SK Geo Centric aims to use renewable raw materials to produce MDI – a key feedstock for polyurethane production.


LyondellBasell Says It’s Quitting Russia

12.05.2022 -

Olefins and polyolefins giant LyondellBasell (LYB) has become the latest multinational chemical company to announce plans to pull out of Russia partly or altogether. The...


LyondellBasell Wins China PE Contracts

09.05.2022 -

LyondellBasell has won contracts to provide its Lupotech PE technology to two separate Chinese companies. The value of the contracts was not disclosed.


LyondellBasell to Quit Refining by 2023

22.04.2022 -

LyondellBasell (LYB) is finally calling it quits on the refinery business and has announced plans to close its Houston facility “no later than December 31, 2023.” The...


Peter Vanacker to Start as LyondellBasell CEO on May 23

31.03.2022 -

Peter Vannacker will step into his new role as CEO of LyondellBasell (LYB) on May 23. The company's Board of Directors appointed the 55-year-old German-Belgian dual...


LyondellBasell Names Peter Vanacker as CEO

16.12.2021 -

Peter Vanacker, currently president and CEO of Finnish refiner Neste, has been tapped to be the new CEO of LyondellBasell (LYB) starting at the latest in June 2022. He...


LyondellBasell Wins China PE/PP Projects

08.11.2021 -

LyondellBasell has won two separate contracts from Chinese companies to license its PE and PP technology. In the first, Lianyungang Petrochemical, owned by Zhejiang...


LyondellBasell Units Get US Air Pollution Fines

20.10.2021 -

In a sign that the administration of US president Joe Biden will be tougher on environmental offenses than that of former president Donald Trump, three companies...