Perstorp

Perstorp believes in improving everyday life – making it safer, more convenient and more environmentally sound for billions of people all over the world. As a world leading specialty chemicals company, our innovations provide essential properties for products used every day and everywhere. You’ll find us all the way from your car and mobile phone to towering wind turbines and the local dairy farm. Simply put, we work to make good products even better, with a clear sustainability agenda. Founded in Sweden in 1881, Perstorp’s focused innovation builds on more than 135 years of experience, representing a complete chain of solutions in organic chemistry, process technology and application development. Perstorp has approximately 1,350 employees and manufacturing units in Asia, Europe and North America. Sales in 2018 amounted to SEK 14.9 billion. Learn more at www.perstorp.com.

Perstorp
Perstorp Holding AB
Neptunigatan 1
SE-211 20 Malmö
Sweden
+46 435 380 00
www.perstorp.com
@perstorpgroup
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Perstorp to expand its Ymer nonionic dispersing monomer range for higher productivity, lower processing costs and greater sustainability

Perstorp to expand its Ymer™ nonionic dispersing monomer range for higher productivity, lower processing costs and greater sustainability. 
(Photo: Unsplash)Perstorp, a global leader in the specialty chemicals market, has announced the extension of its Ymer nonionic dispersing monomer product range for Polyurethane Dispersion (PUD). PUDs are used in many applications such as adhesives and coatings for leather, textiles, wood and automotive.

Perstorp breaks ground in India to significantly boost Penta business

Perstorp unveiled plans to invest in the construction of a new Pentaerythritol (Penta) production facility in Gujarat, India. A groundbreaking ceremony for the new plant was held on November 6 2019.
(Photo: Perstorp)Perstorp, a global leader in the specialty chemicals market, has unveiled plans to invest in the construction of a new Pentaerythritol (Penta) production facility in Gujarat, India. Representatives from the Perstorp Executive Leadership Team, were joined by government officials, employees and selected guests at a groundbreaking ceremony for the new plant held on November 6. The world scale, green-field Gujarat plant will produce Penta, including the renewable grades of Voxtar™, providing up to a 60% reduced carbon footprint.

Kind to Nature Tough on Ice: Perstorp’s new renewable deicer Pergrip Run Pro offers superior technical and environmental performance

Perstorp’s new renewable deicer Pergrip™ Run Pro offers superior technical and environmental performance.
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As this year’s northern winter approaches, Perstorp, a global leader in the specialty chemicals market, has launched its new sustainable deicer, Pergrip Run Pro, uniquely made using ISCC certified renewable raw materials.

RENOLIT takes a sustainable lead by switching to a non-phthalate plasticizer

RENOLIT takes a sustainable lead by switching to a non-phthalate plasticizer.
(Photo: Shutterstock)RENOLIT, a global leader in high-quality plastic films, has completed the switch of all its US production for signage and graphics market product range to the leading non-phthalate plasticizer Pevalen, produced by Perstorp. It is the first company in this sector to make this significant move away from phthalates to a more sustainable additive.

Perstorp Pevalen Pro: the next-generation non-phthalate plasticizer that improves the sustainability of PVC

Perstorp Pevalen™Pro: the next-generation non-phthalate plasticizer that improves the sustainability of PVC. (Photo: GettyImages)
Perstorp, the global leader in pro-environment polyols, now introduces a renewable polyol ester (non-phthalate) plasticizer PevalenPro. It will make flexible PVC an even more attractive choice of plastic, based on a significantly lower carbon footprint versus competing materials and technologies. PevalenPro improves the sustainability of PVC without compromise on quality and performance.

Perstorp collaborates with DuPont Sustainable Solutions on global safety project

Perstorp collaborates with DuPont Sustainable Solutions on global safety project. (Photo: Perstorp)Perstorp Group, a global specialty chemicals company, has developed a new safety protocol for its seven international manufacturing sites with the help of safety and operations management consultancy, DuPont Sustainable Solutions. The initiative was prompted by Perstorp’s desire to be among the top quartile companies for safety performance.

New PevalenPro plasticizer gives flexible PVC an environmental boost

New Pevalen™ Pro plasticizer gives flexible PVC an environmental boost. (Photo: Perstorp)Perstorp, the global leader in pro-environment polyols, is launching a new renewable polyol ester (non-phthalate) plasticizer PevalenPro. It will make flexible PVC an even more attractive choice of plastic, based on a significantly lower carbon footprint versus competing materials and technologies. Pevalen Pro not only gives PVC an environmental boost as a renewable true non-phthalate plasticizer but also provides superior performance properties.

Global specialty chemicals innovator, Perstorp, drives forward project to produce recycled methanol

Perstorp will investigate the potential production of recycled methanol, using carbon dioxide and residual streams, at its Swedish facility in Stenungsund. 
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Perstorp, a global leader in the specialty chemicals market, will investigate the potential production of recycled methanol, using carbon dioxide and residual streams, at its Swedish facility in Stenungsund. The Swedish Energy Agency (SEA) will partly finance this ambitious feasibility study.

Perstorp’s non-phthalate PVC plasticizer, Pevalen, obtains FDA approval for food contact applications

Perstorp’s non-phthalate PVC plasticizer, Pevalen™, obtains FDA approval for food contact applications. (Photo: Shutterstock)
As of May 28 2019, Perstorp has obtained FCN 001967 (Food Contact Notification) from the FDA for the use of Pevalen as a plasticizer in polyvinyl chloride (PVC) polymers for use in repeated‐use food contact articles.

Perstorp to construct a new plant for Sodium Formate Deicer Pergrip

New capacity for Sodium Formate Deicer Pergrip™. 
(Photo: Perstorp)Perstorp, a global leader in the specialty chemicals market, has announced the construction of a new plant in the town of Perstorp, Sweden. This new plant boosts investment in the production of its low environmental impact runway deicer, Pergrip™.

Perstorp continued to deliver profitable growth in 2018

Perstorp continued to deliver profitable growth in 2018. 
(Photo: Perstorp)Perstorp, a global leader in specialty chemicals, today published its Annual Report for the year ended December 2018. The full report is available on Perstorp’s website.

Perstorp’s capacity expansion for pentaerythritol at Arnsberg, Germany, to go on-stream in May

The expansion of Perstorp’s ISCC PLUS certified production site at Arnsberg, Germany, strengthens the company’s security of supply to meet the growing demand for Voxtar™ pentaerythritol from renewable sources. 
(Photo: Perstorp)As the global demand for pentaerythritol (“Penta”) keeps growing, Perstorp is increasing the effective annual Penta production capacity at its Bruchhausen/Arnsberg plant in Germany by 12.5%. The Penta polyols are widely used in resins for coatings in the building & construction and steel works industry, from architectural wood to marine paints.

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