Tag: Braskem

Chemetry, Braskem to build EDC demonstration plant

Chemetry, a technology innovation company dedicated to the development of environmentally sustainable chemical processes with superior economics, and Braskem, the producer of thermoplastic resins in the Americas, will construct and operate a Demonstration Plant using Chemetry's eShuttle® technology for the production of ethylene dichloride (EDC) in Brazil.

CMS announces a new pilot project with Braskem

Compact Membrane Systems, Inc. (CMS), a pioneer in membrane systems for advanced chemical separations, and Braskem America, Inc., an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Braskem S.A., are engaged in the establishment of a joint development agreement.

Braskem & Siemens restore cogeneration plant in Brazil

Braskem, the largest petrochemical company in Latin America, has recently entered into an agreement with Siemens to modernize a cogeneration power and steam plant at its Petrochemical Complex in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Keeping Braskem PP5 on track

The sprawling site hosts several chemical plants involved in the production of raw materials and further processed chemical products. Stainless Steel World visited the site to speak with Mr. Roberto Funger, Senior Inspection Engineer.

Braskem upbeat on tax cuts, investments

Brazilian petrochemical company Braskem will benefit by BRL 600M (USD 284M) this year, and up to BRL 900M in 2014 as a result of the government's decision to cut taxes on purchases of chemical raw materials, chief executive officer Carlos Fadigas said.

Brazil: polypropylene plant

Braskem, a thermoplastic resin producer in Brazil and Latin America, has announced the installation of a new plant in Bahia State, NE Brazil, where the company owns seven other plants.