Keyword: Nova Chemicals

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Packaging Industry Drives Circular Economy through Science, Innovation and Consumer Insights

11.12.2023 -

The concept of a circular economy, where materials are recycled and reused, is becoming increasingly important in consumer packaging, driven by regulatory requirements...


Borealis and Total Start Ethane Cracker in Texas

26.07.2022 -

The 1 million t/y ethane cracker built by US-headquartered Bayport Polymers (also known as Baystar), a 50:50 joint venture of Borealis and TotalEnergies, has begun...


CPChem Offers $15 Billion for Nova Chemicals

24.06.2019 - Chevron Phillips Chemical (CPChem) has offered to buy Canada’s Nova Chemicals for more than $15 billion including debt, people familiar with the matter have told Reuters news...


Bayport Polymers OKs Texas PE Project

27.09.2018 - Bayport Polymers, the 50:50 joint venture formed in May 2018 between Total and Novealis Holdings, itself a jv between Borealis and Nova Chemicals, has announced the final...


Nova Chemicals Tackles Marine Plastic Waste

30.08.2018 - Canada’s Nova Chemicals in spending nearly $2 million on a three-year program to prevent plastic waste from reaching the world’s oceans. The move is in support of Project STOP, a...


SNC-Lavalin Wins Nova Ethylene Contract

21.03.2018 - Canadian engineering and construction group SNC-Lavalin, in consortium with TechnipFMC, has won a contract to supply two gas cracking furnaces to Nova Chemicals. Kevin Dell, senior...


Total, Borealis and Nova in US Petchems jv

22.02.2018 - US affiliates of French oil and petchems giant Total, Austria-based Borealis and Canada’s Nova Chemicals have firmed up plans for a North American joint venture that would produce...


Nova Pays $2.1 Billion for Williams’ Geismar Stake

19.04.2017 - Canada’s Nova Chemicals has agreed to pay $2.1 billion to acquire Williams’ 88.46% stake in the olefins plant at Geismar, Louisiana, in the US. The deal also includes undeveloped...