Sunday, December, 15, 2019 12:39:09

Contribution By Akshay Kedari


Chevron Corporation and PTTEP to compete in Thai petroleum auction

The California-based oil and energy company Chevron Corporation and PTT Exploration & Production (PTTEP) are reportedly set to compete at an auction for the Erawan and Bongkot petroleum concessions. Reports claim, the two organizations have already submitted their bids to the government of Thailand. Reportedly, …

Indorama ties up with Loop Industries to produce sustainable PET resin

The Thailand-based leading petrochemical company Indorama Ventures has reportedly announced that it has formed a joint venture (JV) with Canadian sustainable polyester technology and plastic resin making firm, Loop Industries. Reports claim, the two companies aim to produce and commercialize sustainable PET resin and polyester …

Amcor to invest $25 million to expand Madison-based packaging plant

The Australia-based flexible packaging company Amcor has reportedly announced that it is planning to invest over $25 million to expand and upgrade Madison, Wisconsin facility. Reports claim, the expansion would begin later this year and will continue into 2019. Reportedly, the project includes upgradation of …

LANXESS to expand German site with a new plastics compounding plant

The Germany-based specialty chemical producer LANXESS is reportedly planning to launch a new plastics compounding facility at its Krefeld-Uerdingen site. As per trusted sources, besides the plant, the company will also be constructing a new warehouse and silo facility at the site. The expansion is …

Grafoid and Liquinex collaborate to offer water treatment solutions

Grafoid Inc. recently announced a partnership with water treatment solutions company Liquinex, to deliver commercial scale water purification solutions using innovative MESOGRAF™ graphene based filtration technology, GPURE, from Grafoid. Graphene based filtration products from GPURE, allegedly, are easily scalable to meet specific demands, making them …