Solvay SA
RSS

Solvay Acetow enters plastics


October 28, 2013 3:16 pm ET

DÜSSELDORF, GERMANY — Solvay Acetow, a subsidiary of Solvay, is entering the plastics market for the very first time with a new biomaterial based on cellulose.

Solvay Specialty Polymers invests in thermoplastic composite firm


October 21, 2013 6:00 am ET

DUSSELDORF, GERMANY — Solvay Specialty Polymers has purchased a stake in advanced composites maker Aonix Advanced Materials Corp. for an undisclosed price.

Solvay rolls out resins for mobile devices


October 18, 2013 2:13 pm ET

DÜSSELDORF, GERMANY – The boom in smart mobile devices is driving materials development at Solvay Specialty Polymers USA LLC.

To aid merger, Ineos might shed PVC plant in Germany


September 13, 2013 2:38 pm ET

Ineos Group might have to sell its PVC resin plant in Schkopau, Germany, in order for its European vinyls merger with Solvay SA to receive regulatory approval.

Image

Emerald adds plasticizer capacity; environmental group asks for Solvay site investigation


August 12, 2013 2:52 pm ET

AKRON, OHIO — Another plasticizer expansion for Emerald Performance Materials is featured in this week's Material Insights video.

Salvage firm Salvex seeks buyer for PS plant


July 26, 2013 3:06 pm ET

HOUSTON — Salvage firm Salvex is seeking a buyer for a polystyrene pilot plant formerly operated by Solvay SA in Deer Park, Texas.

Solvay starts PEEK and PAEK production in China


June 19, 2013 1:51 pm ET

Solvay Specialty Polymers has started the production of KetaSpire PEEK and AvaSpire PAEK compounds at its China facility in Changshu, Jiangsu province.

Image

N. American PS prices fall 3 cents in April


May 13, 2013 12:29 pm ET

AKRON, OHIO — An April price drop for solid polystyrene resin in North America is featured in this week's Material Insights video. Also this week, we report a big PVC merger in Europe, as well as news of a new player in the plastic additives...

Ineos and Solvay plan PVC operations merger


May 7, 2013 10:59 am ET

LYNDHURST, ENGLAND — Chemicals giants Ineos Group and Solvay SA have announced their intention to enter into a 50-50 joint venture which, the companies said will create a PVC business with an annual sales of about 4.3 billion euros ($5.63 billion).

Image

Solar-powered Impulse aircraft: something new under the sun


April 30, 2013 9:48 am ET

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIF. — Creators of a plane powered only by solar energy plan to fly it around the world, with help from Solvay SA and Bayer MaterialScience AG.

Upcoming Plastics News Events

May 6, 2014 - May 8, 2014Plastics in Medical Devices 2014

May 12, 2014 - May 12, 2014Plastics News Brazil Pharma Summit

September 10, 2014 - September 12, 2014Plastics Caps & Closures 2014

February 3, 2015 - February 7, 2015Plastics News Executive Forum 2015

More Events

Newsletters

Select from the list below to subscribe to customized Plastics News e-mail news alerts. Check the options you wish to receive.

View samples of all eNewsletters »

More Newsletters