IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: North America :: Canada

Lanxess and BioAmber Agree to Develop Renewable Plasticizers

11:23 AM MDT | October 20, 2011 | Rebecca Coons

After spending 2 years assessing the performance and market viability of succinate-based esters in the plasticizer market, Lanxess and BioAmber (Minneapolis, MN) have entered into a joint development agreement for non-phthalate plasticizers from biobased succinic acid. Under the terms of the deal, Lanxess and BioAmber will develop a portfolio of cost-competitive, succinic-based plasticizers that can exceed the performance of phthalates. The companies aim to bring the new plasticizer to market by 2012.  Lanxess' Sarnia, ON site. The global market for...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


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

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers




contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 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