News releases

  • 9/14/09 10:00 am EDT
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil Chemical will host Tire Symposium 2009, in Chengdu, China, October 18-20, for companies, organizations and media interested in learning about new tire innerliner technologies and opportunities for the Chinese tire industry. Sponsored exclusively by ExxonMobil Chemical, the event will feature product marketing and technology specialists describing tomorrow’s tire innerliner technologies that have the potential to significantlymore...
  • 6/30/09 10:00 am EDT
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil Chemical is investing in increased polypropylene (PP) compounding capacity and capability at its Lillebonne Polypropylene Plant (LPP), France. Capacity will increase by 45,000 tons to meet growing demand for Exxtral™ performance polyolefins from automotive original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) primarily in Europe. The expansion is due for completion by year end 2009. The LPP facility currentlymore...
  • 6/22/09 8:30 am EDT
    休斯顿--(BUSINESS WIRE)--2009年6月29日 - 7月2日在德国纽伦堡举行的2009国际橡胶会议(IRC)上,埃克森美孚化工将在其展台 (12-112号)展现其技术领先地位及对全球橡胶工业的贡献。展示的多种聚合物产品将包括丁基聚合物、特种弹性体和聚合物改性剂(PM)。 自1937年发明并申请了丁基橡胶的专利以来,埃克森美孚化工始终处于橡胶工业技术创新的前沿,在本届会议上将展示其为满足业界不断变化的需求,在改进产品和工艺方面所做出的不懈努力。得益于纳米技术的发展,埃克森美孚化工最近成功进行了下一代丁基橡胶的试产,目标是比使用现有卤化丁基橡胶可生产多一倍的轮胎气密层。同时,公司还在与客户合作开发轮胎气密层新型材料埃驰固™ DVA树脂,该材料为开发更轻、更耐用的轮胎开辟了道路,这种轮胎保压时间长,有助于降低油耗和减少二氧化碳的排放。 作为特种弹性体领域的领导者,埃克森美孚化工通过创新的茂金属聚合物提高产品性能,以满足橡胶和弹性体行业的最新需求。more...
  • 6/22/09 7:00 am EDT
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil Chemical will demonstrate its technology leadership and commitment to the global rubber industry at its booth (number 12-112) at the International Rubber Conference (IRC) 2009 in Nürnberg, Germany from June 29–July 2, 2009. Its broad portfolio of polymer solutions, including butyl polymers, specialty elastomers and polymer modifiers (PM) will be highlighted. At the forefront of innovation in themore...
  • 6/10/09 7:00 am EDT
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil Chemical has introduced three new grades of Vistamaxx™ specialty elastomers that exhibit a very low gel count, making them ideal for high performance film and fiber applications. Like all Vistamaxx specialty elastomers, these grades can be blended with polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP), or used as interfacing layers with PE and PP structures, to deliver excellent tie layer and laminationmore...
  • 5/28/09 12:00 pm EDT
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil Chemical Technology Licensing, LLC today announced it has signed an agreement with Saudi International Petrochemical Company (Sipchem) to license ExxonMobil's tubular high pressure low density polyethylene process (HPPE) technology for Sipchem's new world-scale ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA) plant. The 200,000 metric ton per year plant will be built at Sipchem's site in Jubail Industrial City, Kingdom ofmore...
  • 5/20/09 9:00 am EDT
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil Chemical will demonstrate its global leadership and commitment to the nonwovens industry at booth 1H15 at ANEX 09 + SINCE 09 in Shanghai from May 20-22, 2009. A new resin, ExxonMobil™ PP 3885E1 polypropylene, will be introduced, while ExxonMobil Chemical’s broad portfolio of Vistamaxx™ specialty elastomers and its polypropylene (PP) solutions for nonwoven applications will also be on displaymore...
  • 5/20/09 8:30 am EDT
    日本--(BUSINESS WIRE)--埃克森美孚化工的关联公司 — 埃克森美孚有限会社(EMYK)今天宣布,日本丁基聚合物有限公司将把其川崎工厂的丁基橡胶生产能力每年提高1.8万吨。经过此次扩产,在 2010年晚些时候项目竣工后,其生产能力将达到每年9.8万吨。 此次扩产将采用埃克森美孚化工最近开发的新工艺技术。其中一项新的专有技术可使丁基聚合物的聚合反应在-75℃下进行,而常规技术则是在-95℃下进行。利用该新技术可大幅降低能耗,节省大量投资。 埃克森美孚化工公司丁基聚合物业务全球副总裁Art Sullivan表示:“这些技术进步是埃克森美孚化工长期致力于丁基聚合物聚合工艺、产品和应用技术开发的重要组成部分。” “除了这些新的工艺技术之外,我们已开始与我们的客户合作开发用于轮胎气密层的新产品,即埃驰固™DVA树脂,这种树脂可显著减轻轮胎的重量,同时又可提高轮胎的气密性。” “最近,more...
  • 5/20/09 8:30 am EDT
    休斯敦--(BUSINESS WIRE)--埃克森美孚化工将于2009年5月20日至22日在上海举行的2009 年亚洲非织造材料展览会暨上海国际非织造材料展览会(ANEX 09 + SINCE 09)1H15展台展示其在非织造领域的全球领先地位和付诸的努力。届时埃克森美孚化工将推出一种新的树脂 —— ExxonMobil™ PP 3885E1,同时,埃克森美孚化工还将展示其多样化的Vistamaxx™特种弹性体系列产品及其应用于非织造领域的聚丙烯解决方案。 ExxonMobil PP 3885E1树脂在保持织物性能的同时,为提高生产率、减少因疵点引起的织物浪费、增强生产线能力以及更改生产线设计提供了独一无二的机会。 ExxonMobil PP 3885E1树脂的新颖分子设计为最新一代纺粘设备提供了高效的加工性能,纺粘生产力可提高15%以上,且不会使织物硬疤增多。与传统聚丙烯相比,ExxonMobil PP 3885E1树脂能生产出更精细的纤维,more...
  • 5/20/09 12:00 am EDT
    TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil Chemical’s affiliate ExxonMobil Yugen Kaisha (EMYK) announced today that Japan Butyl Co. Ltd. will increase its butyl rubber production capacity by 18,000 tons per year at the Kawasaki Plant. This expansion will increase its capacity to 98,000 tons per year when the project is completed in late 2010. This expansion will incorporate ExxonMobil’s recent advances in process technology. One such newmore...