Keyword: Synthos


EU Fines Styrene Buyers for Cartel

01.12.2022 -

The European Commission has fined five companies a total of €157 million for forming a styrene cartel that operated from May 2012 to June 2018. Affected are Sunpor...


Synthos and Lummus Make Progress on Bio-butadiene Technology

15.02.2022 -

Synthos, Lummus Technology and the latter's Green Circle business are moving into the engineering and design phase of a project to commercialize bio-butadiene technology...


Synthos to Build Butadiene Plant at Plock

05.10.2021 -

Polish plastics and rubber producer Synthos is building a new butadiene extrusion unit, coupled with associated logistics infrastructure, at Plock, Poland. The new...


Synthos to Build XPS Plant in Poland

19.07.2018 - Synthos is planning to build a new plant for the production of extruded polystyrene (XPS) at its site in Oswiecim, Poland. Preparations are already underway to start work and...


Ineos to Sell EPS arm to Synthos

10.05.2016 - Ineos Enterprises said it has reached “agreement in principle” to sell Ineos Styrenics, its expandable polystyrene (EPS) arm, to Polish producer Synthos for €80 million. The...


Kline Sees Low Consumption, High Growth Potential for Synthetic Latex Polymers in Eastern Europe

18.09.2012 - As the second largest consumer of synthetic latex polymers in the world after North America, the combined states of the EU-27 consumed nearly 2.5 million dry tons of synthetic...


Poland Could Merge Chemicals Makers to Fend Off Suitors

12.07.2012 - Poland is considering merging two state-controlled chemical makers, Tarnow and Pulawy, Treasury Minister Mikolaj Budzanowski said on Thursday, to fend off bidders and consolidate...