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08.04.2019

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Invista Talks about Future Growth of Nylon 6,6 Value Chain

Invista shared its views on the future growth of the nylon 6,6 value chain and also updated the audience on the company’s important Adiponitrile investments at the Wood Mackenzie American Nylon Conference that was recently held in Atlanta.

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15.11.2018

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Invista Licenses Latest PTA Technology to China's Jiangsu Honggang Petrochemical

Invista’s technology and licensing group and Jiangsu Honggang Petrochemical have reached agreement for the licensing of the company’s latest purified terephthalic acid (PTA) process technology.

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13.09.2018

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Invista Expands Nylon 6,6 Polymer Production

Invista plans to add 40,000 tons of nylon 6,6 polymer capacity at its current 150,000-ton polymer plant at the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park (SCIP). Construction is targeted for mid-2019 and production would begin in 2020.

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22.08.2018

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Fujian Billion Petrochemicals to Use Invista's P8 Technology for 2.5 Million Tonne PTA Line

Invista Performance Technologies (IPT), and Fujian Billion Petrochemicals signed an agreement to license the purified terephthalic acid (PTA) process technology for a new PTA line.

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25.05.2018

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Invista Entering Final Design Phase for 250 Million Dollar Project

Invista announced that it is entering the final design phase for a $ 250 million project at its Victoria site to upgrade its manufacturing technology and increase production of adiponitrile (ADN), a key ingredient for nylon 6,6 fibers and plastics. Construction for the project is...

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11.02.2018

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Start-Up of Jiaxing Petrochemical's Second PTA Line

Invista Performance Technologies (IPT) and Jiaxing Petrochemical, a subsidiary of Tongkun Group, announced the successful start-up of Jiaxing Petrochemical’s second PTA line.

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14.01.2018

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Conversion of FCC Off-Gas Olefins to High-Octane Gasoline

Koch-Glitsch and Invista Performance Technology (IPT), affiliates of Koch Industries, announced a new partnership to offer DTL process technology, allowing refineries to capture the value spread between replacement fuel costs and high-octane gasoline blend stock.

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27.09.2017

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Invista Deploys ADN Technology at French JV

Invista announced the deployment of their latest ADN technology at the Butachimie joint venture in France. The facility is owned by Invista, Solvay, Butachimie and is the largest ADN plant in the world.

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12.05.2017

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Investa Expands Production of Speciality Fabrics

Investa is investing over $ 65 million in fiber production equipment at its facility in Camden.

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02.05.2016

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Start-Up of PTMEG-Line

Invista Performance Technologies and Xinjiang Blue Ridge Tunhe Chemical Industry announced the start-up of a PTMEG line with a capacitiy of 46,000 ts per year.

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18.04.2016

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China Prosperity Applies PTA Technology from Invista

Invista Performance Technologies (IPT) and China Prosperity (also referred to as Hanbang Petrochemical) announced successful start-up of China Prosperity’s second PTA line.

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08.12.2015

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Breakthrough for Bio-Derived Butadiene? Metabolic Toolkit for Gas Fermentation

A new metabolic ‘toolkit’ enables the production of bio-derived butadiene: Invista and Lanza Tech announce a breakthrough in technology development for a new direct, 2-step processes for butadiene utilizing gas-fermentation.

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04.08.2015

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Invista and Plaxica Plan to Produce Lactic Acid from Biomass

Invista plans to market a technology for the production of low-cost lactic acid from biomass, developed by specialist company Plaxica. Both companies agreed on a cooperation and possible aqcuisition of Palxica stakes by Invista.

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28.07.2015

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Invista Technology is Use at new PTA Production Line in China

Jiaxing Petrochemical continues its cooperation with Invista: The Chinese company plans to use Invista's P8 technology for another purified terephthalic acid (PTA) line.

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07.04.2015

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Invista to Produces Its Terrin Polyols also in The Netherlands

In Addition to its aliphatic and aromatic polyols at its U.S. facility in Wilmington Invista operate also a production facility for aliphatic polyols in Vlissingen/The Netherlands.

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04.02.2015

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Invista to Build New Manufacturing Facility

Invista, a subsidiary of Koch Industries, will establish a new manufacturing operation in McPherson, Kansas, in order to expand production of its Raptor nylon pipe product. The company plans to complete conversion of an existing building in McPherson into a nylon pipe extrusion f...

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17.09.2014

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Invista to license R²R Technology to Ariha Chemicals

Invista Technologies and Ariha Chemicals have agreed upon licensing of Invista’s R²R Technology. “Ariha is excited to be embarking on this new venture that could benefit its environmental and variable cost performance by using the R²R Technology from Invista.”

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15.09.2014

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75 Years of Nylon Production

When the world’s first nylon manufacturing plant started production in Seaford in 1939, there were only a few applications for the new “miracle fiber.” As the site celebrates its 75th anniversary this year, nylon-based products—from fabric for military uniforms and other clothing...

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23.01.2014

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Project Researches Fermentation of Industrial Chemicals from Waste Gas

Invista and CPI have started researches on new technologies to enable biological fermentation-based processes for the production of industrial chemicals from gas feedstocks.

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05.12.2011

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Advanced Nylon Intermediates Project Underway in China

Invista works on a Chinese Nylon intermediates project in Shanghai, the company says. According to officials, the new plant in Shanghai will become the most technologically advanced of its kind.

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31.05.2011

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Invista Builds new Lycra Fibre Plant in Brazil

Invista plans to invest more than US $100 in a new Lycra Fibre production facility in Paulínia in the Brazilian state of São Paulo. The new production plant is expected to open in late 2012 with construction work beginning immediately.

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16.03.2011

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China Prosperity PTA Plant Starts Up Successfully

Invista Performance Technologies (IPT) and China Prosperity Petrochemical announced the successful start-up of China Prosperity’s 600,000 tonnes per annum PTA plant.

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