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Sustainability
Sustainability | 17 August 2022

LG Chem and Archer Daniels Midland to set up bio plastic JV in Illinois

The two companies will establish two joint ventures to respond to the demand for plant-based products and bioplastics.

Sustainability
Sustainability | 13 August 2022

Topsoe to increase plastic recycling by 20%

The newly formed partnership, Circular Industrial Plastics, which consists of large Danish companies, commits to increase recycling of industrial plastics by at least 20% before 2025.

Sustainability
Sustainability | 04 August 2022

LANXESS: Entire value chain to become climate neutral

Target for climate neutrality by 2040 for direct emissions and purchased energy (scope 1 and 2) confirmed

Sustainability
Sustainability | 02 August 2022

NextChem awarded FEED contract for recycling plant

The plant will process up to 75,000 tons per year of plastic waste for the production of high-quality recycled plastic

Sustainability
Sustainability | 02 August 2022

NextGen Summit 2022: Chemical industry gears up to achieve net zero by 2040

Collaborative approach coupled with adoption of latest technologies will help in creating best outcomes

Sustainability
Sustainability | 30 July 2022

LyondellBasell achieves renewable energy milestone

The company signed two additional long-term renewable electricity power purchase agreements (PPA) with Buckeye Partners for a total of 165 megawatts

Sustainability
Sustainability | 27 July 2022

Linde publishes 2021 sustainable development report

The report provides an update on Linde’s progress towards its sustainability targets, including the ambitious “35 by 35” target to reduce absolute greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions 35% by 2035, compared to the 2021 base

Sustainability
Sustainability | 24 July 2022

Huntsman publishes 2021 sustainability report

55% collective progress on Huntsman's near-term Horizon 2025 targets

Sustainability
Sustainability | 23 July 2022

Dow and Mura Technology to scale advanced recycling of plastics

Dow and Mura Technology to build multiple facilities in the U.S. and Europe, adding as much as 600 kilotons of aggregate advanced recycling capacity by 2030.

Sustainability
Sustainability | 23 July 2022

Dow and Nexus Circular plans to build new advanced recycling facility in Dallas

The new facility will process and convert over 26,000 MTs of previously non-recycled plastics into highquality circular feedstocks to accelerate sustainable virgin plastics production.

Sustainability
Sustainability | 23 July 2022

Dow and Valoregen collaborate to build largest hybrid recycling site in France

Valoregen to build largest single hybrid recycling site in Damazan, France with a capacity to process up to 70 kilotons of plastic waste per year.

Sustainability
Sustainability | 22 July 2022

NextGen 2022: ICN Organises session on “Plastic Recycling and Circular Economy” on July 22, 2022

The speakers for the virtual session are: Dr. P. S. G. Krishnan, Principal Director - TSS & BD, Central Institute of Petrochemicals Enginnering & Technology; Dr. Sameer Joshi, Hon’ble Treasurer, Indian Plastic Institute; Captain Satyendra Vaidya, Expert, Plastic Waste Management and Sahil Ghai of The Shakti Plastic Industries.

Sustainability
Sustainability | 21 July 2022

INEOS invests in technology to design recyclable flexible packaging film

The business will bring its polymer expertise to develop, design and produce new, recyclable flexible packaging films in partnership with converters, brands and retailers

Sustainability
Sustainability | 20 July 2022

Boortmalt and BASF collaborate to promote climate-smart agriculture

Collaboration is a first milestone of BASF’s Global Carbon Farming Program and supports Boortmalt target to reduce its indirect emissions in the value chain

Sustainability
Sustainability | 20 July 2022

Shell Chemicals Park Moerdijk to become net zero emission

Investment in upgrader unit scales up the use of plastic waste as feedstock

Sustainability
Sustainability | 19 July 2022

Nouryon achieves carbon neutrality at five manufacturing sites

The five carbon neutral sites in Brazil operated by Nouryon (Imperatriz, Eunápolis, Três Lagoas (2) and Jacareí), are part of the company’s Integrated Manufacturing Model, offering on-location sodium chlorate and/or chlorine dioxide production

Sustainability
Sustainability | 18 July 2022

NextGen 2022: ICN organizes virtual session on 'Achieving Net Carbon Zero' on July 22

Speakers are Mrityunjay Chaubey of UPL; Raju Kapoor of FMC India, Shivang Mahadeviya of Tata Chemicals, Samir Rawal, of Indorama Ventures Oxides ANK and Ankur Singh of DCM Shriram. Deepak Mahurkar of PwC India is the moderator for the session.

Sustainability
Sustainability | 16 July 2022

Pioneer, Devon and ConocoPhillips join Oil and Gas Methane Partnership (OGMP) 2.0 Initiative

Commit to leading methane performance and increased transparency in emissions reporting

Sustainability
Sustainability | 16 July 2022

Hexion adopts renewable methanol to produce more sustainable product

Hexion is in position to further adopt bio-based raw materials into its production processes at various locations

Sustainability
Sustainability | 15 July 2022

Neste receives €135m grant for chemical recycling project in Porvoo

The PULSE project targets pretreatment and upgrading capacities of 400,000 tons per year

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