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    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 14 Dec 1992

    R. Aalund Managing Editor-Technology Polypropylene is attracting increasing attention as a ..... coating but has high temperature limitations. POLYPROPYLENE Both polyethylene and polypropylene coatings offer highly desirable qualities

  2. BP Amoco, Elf establish two polypropylene JVs

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    Mon, 5 Jul 1999

    SA have set up two joint ventures in polypropylene , one for manufacturing and marketing ..... operations to give a combined European polypropylene capacity of more than 1.2 million ..... be named-Europe`s third largest polypropylene producer. BP Amoco polypropylene production

  1. Guangxi refinery due polypropylene plant

    Online Articles

    Fri, 9 Mar 2007

    supply of certain equipment for a 200,000 tonne/year polypropylene plant to be installed at the Guangxi Petrochemical Co ..... The plant, which will use Dow Chemical Co.'s UNIPOL polypropylene technology, is expected to start operations in 2008.

  2. Borealis inaugurates first Borstar polypropylene plant in Austria

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    Fri, 6 Oct 2000

    plastics, opened its first Borstar polypropylene plant Friday at its existing production ..... introduction of a new generation of polypropylene with superior properties at a competitive ..... important step for the new generation of polypropylene based on Borstar technology, officials

  3. Dow Chemical to acquire Basell polypropylene plant

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    Fri, 23 Mar 2001

    s 195,000 tonne/year capacity polypropylene plant in Cologne, Germany. Dow will ..... of the plant allows Basell to divest polypropylene capacity, as required by the European ..... acquisition is an important step for our polypropylene business," said Romeo Kreinberg

  4. Borealis reveals new polypropylene process

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    Mon, 15 Jun 1998

    launched a proprietary process for making polypropylene and will use it in a new plant at Schwechat ..... process is claimed to produce improved polypropylene grades for high-volume applications ..... year plant to replace two old slurry polypropylene units at the site. The new plant is

  5. Lukoil's Stavrolen plans polypropylene plant

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    Wed, 20 Jul 2005

    Neftekhim, plans to build a 120,000-tonne/year polypropylene plant at Budennovsk, Russia. The plant is scheduled for ..... Carbide Chemicals & Plastics Technology Corp.'s Unipol polypropylene technology. Total project investment is estimated at more

  6. Sasol to expand Secunda polypropylene plant

    Online Articles

    Tue, 17 Feb 2004

    Sasol Polymers, Johannesburg, plans to expand its polypropylene facilities in Secunda, South Africa. The new plant, which ..... Sasol signed an agreement to license BP Group's Innovene polypropylene process technology and will use BP's proprietary CD catalyst


    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 2 Nov 1992

    construction of a 100,000 metric ton/year polypropylene plant at the Moscow complex, MOR ..... Start-up is scheduled for 1995. The polypropylene unit will use as feedstock a lean mix ..... using it as a feedstock for producing polypropylene via the Spheripol catalytic process


    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 17 Sep 1990

    Polypropylene has been one of the fastest growing ..... patterns will change significantly as new polypropylene plants go on line in various countries ..... outlined by DeWitt, world demand for polypropylene will grow at a 5.7%/year rate

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