INEOS Technologies has licensed its Innovene PP Process to the Shaanxi Yanchang Petroleum Yanan Energy and Chemical Company Limited in Shaanxi, China. The Innovene PP Process has been licensed for the manufacture of homopolymers, random copolymers and impact copolymers. The 300,000 tpa Innovene PP plant will produce a wide range of polypropylene products to serve the growing demand in China.
Peter Williams, CEO of INEOS Technologies, commented: "INEOS Technologies is proud of the fact that Yanchang Petroleum Group Co. has again chosen INEOS technology platform for development of its polypropylene business". In 2009 Shaanxi Yanchang Petroleum Group chose Innovene PP and Innovene S for its expansion of their Yulin site.