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K 2019 – United Caps and LyondellBasell satisfy tethered cap...

A novel butterfly hinge is among a raft of tethered cap designs displayed at the K show by United Caps and its resin partner...

Dow partnership brings renewable naphtha to packaging

Dow and UPM Biofuels have jointly commercialised plastics made from a bio-based renewable feedstock and are targeting the packaging industry. The US-headquartered plastics firm is...

PE prices spike in Asia after drone attacks

Spot prices of monoethylene glycol (MEG) and polyethylene (PE) have spiked in Asia, following news of the drone attacks on oil facilities in Saudi...

Berry bpi group secures fourth Zero-Waste to Landfill site

As part of its ongoing commitment to the environment, Berry bpi group now has four sites that have achieved Zero-Waste to Landfill status. The business,...

Milliken increases investment in Asia with Singapore facility

Milliken & Company is to construct a state-of-the-art chemical manufacturing plant and knowledge centre in Asia. Expected to begin operations in the first quarter of...

ExxonMobil expands PE capacity in Texas

ExxonMobil has started production on a high-performance polyethylene line at its Beaumont, Texas (USA) plant, which increases capacity by 65 per cent or 650,000...

A wringer for virgin resin

Recycled polyethylene has been introduced into a detergent tablet pouch produced by Spanish converter Saica Flex. The division of Saica Group adds that this...

Chevron Phillips targets Nova Chemicals with $15bn bid

Chevron Phillips (CPCHEM) could be set to become the third largest polyethylene producer in North America – after ExxonMobil and Dow Chemical – if...

Neste and LyondellBasell roll out parallel bio-based production

Neste and LyondellBasell have completed the first parallel production of bio-based polypropylene and bio-based low-density polyethylene at a commercial scale. The joint project used Finnish...

Simple spouts generate sustainability

Dow and Menshen have jointly developed a technology that claims to enable the production of spouted pouches made of mono-material films. Reverse Spout Sealing Technology...

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