Keyword: PVC


Proposed EU Ban on Lead in PVC Adopted

05.05.2023 -

Within the framework of the REACh chemicals legislation, the European Commission said it is implementing previously discussed restrictions on the use of PVC in finished...


Indian Oil Plans Paradip Petrochemical Project

27.03.2023 -

Indian Oil Corp has granted “stage-one” approval for establishing a petrochemical complex at Paradip, Odisha. The estimated cost for the project is $7.4 billion, making...


Solvay Agrees RusVinyl Sale

07.03.2023 -

Solvay has now finalized terms to sell its half share in Russian PVC producer RusVinyl to its joint venture partner Sibur.


Solvay Discussing RusVinyl Sale

15.02.2023 -

Solvay has announced it is in “advanced” talks to sell its 50% share of Russian PVC joint venture RusVinyl to partner Sibur. Russian government authorities have given...


Investindustrial Sells PVC Compounder Benvic to ICIG

29.08.2022 -

European private equity group Investindustrial — through subsidiary PVC Europe — has agreed a sale of PVC compounder Benvic to International Chemical Investors Group...


Mexichem Acquires US PVC Producer

25.01.2018 - Mexichem has acquired Sylvin Technologies, a niche PVC compounds manufacturer, for $39 million on a debt-free and cash-free valuation basis. Located in Lancaster County in the US...


Inovyn to Invest in German Cellroom

17.11.2017 - Inovyn, the vinyls producer now wholly owned by Ineos, has decided to invest in a new cellroom at Cologne, Germany to produce chlorine and caustic soda. Chlorine output will be...


Vinnolit Expands Gendorf Chlorine/VCM Capacity

18.10.2017 - German PVC producer Vinnolit has announced plans to expand capacities for chlorine and vinyl chloride monomer (VCM) at its site in Gendorf. The company, which has been part of the...