IHS Chemical Week

World News and Views :: Top of the News

ENI and Novamont Sign Biopolymer JV Agreement

10:21 AM MDT | June 1, 2011 | Peter Mapleston

A previously reported €500-million project to build a biorefinery at Porto Torres, Italy is moving ahead. The facility will be capable of producing plastics as well as monomers, lubricants, fillers, intermediates, and additives for elastomers, all from renewable resources. It will be located within a petrochemical complex owned by ENI (Rome) subsidiaries Polimeri Europa and Syndial. A joint venture agreement for the plant was concluded recently by ENI and biopolymer producer Novamont (Novara, Italy). The jv will convert some existing plant at Porto Torres...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week subscriber yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine a year in print or digital format
  • Real time news and analysis on chemweek.com 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now


contact us | about us | privacy policy | sitemap

ihsCopyright © IHS, Inc.All rights reserved.Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa