IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: Western Europe :: Netherlands

Shell Completes Dutch Polyols Expansion

8:38 AM MDT | July 2, 2008 | Natasha Alperowicz

Shell Chemicals says it has completed an expansion of a polyols plant at Pernis, the Netherlands. Capacity of the plant has been raised from 155,000 m.t./year to 255,000 m.t./year, reinforcing Shell as one of the major polyols suppliers. The new flexible polyols capacity at Pernis will help meet increased global demand for polyols in slabstock foam, coatings, adhesives, sealants and eleastomers, and molding applications, which are growing globally at 4%-5%/year, the company says. Shell is also one of the global leaders in propylene oxide, the feedstock used in...

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 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 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

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.


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