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Baofeng New Material selects LyondellBasell Spheripol technology for its new PP plant

May 27/2021

MOSCOW (MRC) -- LyondellBasell (LBI), the worlds largest licensor of polyolefin technologies, has announced Inner Mongolia Baofeng New Material Co., Ltd. a fully owned Chinese subsidiary of Ningxia Baofeng, will use the LyondellBasell Spheripol technology for its new mega facility, as per LBI's press release.

The process technology will be used for four polypropylene (PP) lines, each producing 500 KTA, to be built in Erdos, Inner Mongolia, P.R. China.

Spheripol technology is the leading PP process technology with more than 30 million tons of licensed capacity. The latest fifth generation Spheripol technology includes process improvements that further maximize operational efficiency. The plant will commence operations using Avant ZN catalyst.

New licensees can take advantage of LyondellBasells in-house expertise of continuous production improvement, sustainable product development and catalyst knowhow by optionally joining LyondellBasells Technical Service program.

As MRC reported earlier, in April, 2021, LyondellBasellreceived the International Sustainability and Carbon Certification (ISCC) Plus certification for its cracker in Wesseling, Germany, and European polymer sites.

According to MRC's ScanPlast report, PP shipments to the Russian market totalled 410,890 tonnes in January-March 2021, up by 56% year on year. Supply of homopolymer PP and PP block copolymers increased.

LyondellBasell is one of the world's largest polypropylene producers, a leading supplier of polyethylene and catalysts, and a developer of polyethylene and polypropylene technologies. The company manufactures products at 58 production sites in 18 countries around the world. In addition, LyondellBasell is the developer of the Spheripol process, which is the basis for polypropylene production at Omsk Poliom and Nizhnekamskneftekhim.
Author:Margaret Volkova
Tags:PP, PP block copolymer, homopolymer PP, propylene, ethylene, LyondellBasell, Ningxia Baofeng Energy, sustainable development, Germany, China, Russia.
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