Consumers of expandable polystyrene were summoned to court by the New York City Administration

Representatives of companies opposed the ban, which is planned to be introduced in November A group of restaurateurs, processors and manufacturers filed a lawsuit against the New York City administration in the state Supreme Court. The city plans from November to ban the packaging of expandable polystyrene (PSV, EPS), arguing that processing this type of […]

Stavrolen stopped the production of polyethylene

Stavrolen, a major producer of polyolefins in the Russian Federation, stopped the production of low-pressure polyethylene (HDPE) for long-term prevention, the ICIS-MRC Price Report said, citing a message from the company’s customers. Stavrolen on Saturday, September 16, stopped the work of capacity for the production of HDPE for the planned long-term maintenance. As the company’s […]

Ineos Styrolution announced a force majeure for the supply of PS and ABS in Europe

Ineos Styrolution, the daughter of a major European petrochemical producer Ineos, declared force majeure on supplies of polystyrene (PS) and acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS) to Italy and Switzerland on September 5 due to transport problems, ICIS reported citing the company’s letter to customers. The letter said that on August 12, 2017, the railway tracks in the city […]

Under the Kiev burning up dump

To eliminate the fire, 30 people were brought in and rescue services in Kiev and the region. At the landfill of solid household waste № 5 in the village. Podgortsy Obukhov district of the Kiev region there was a fire. As UNIAN was informed in the press service of the Kyiv City State Administration, the […]