News releases

  • 1/29/08 10:00 am EST
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil Chemical has introduced new grades of Santoprene™ thermoplastic vulcanizates (TPVs) that bond with nylon in cold insert over-molding applications. The new B500 grade family, which is colorable or black, has been developed for applications that require a very strong bond with nylon and high temperature resistance, such as power tools, kitchen tools, automotive applications, furniture and sporting goodsmore...
  • 1/23/08 3:30 pm EST
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil’s Chief Polymer Scientist, Dr. Pat Brant, spoke at a U.S. Chamber of Commerce event today in Washington, D.C. about a new technology that is expected to help speed the adoption of lithium-ion batteries in next generation hybrid and electric vehicles. Brant said ExxonMobil’s technology enhances the power, safety and reliability of lithium-ion batteries for automotive applications. “more...
  • 1/23/08 10:00 am EST
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil Chemical today announced that its new battery film technology will be an integral part of Electrovaya’s new all electric vehicles. ExxonMobil’s battery separator films significantly enhance the power, safety and reliability of lithium-ion batteries, thereby helping speed the adoption of these smaller and lighter batteries into the next wave of lower-emission vehicles. Electrovaya announced the launch ofmore...
  • 1/17/08 1:00 pm EST
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil Chemical today announced the completion and start-up of a new $20 million compounding facility to supply high-performance polymers to the automotive, appliance and specialty consumer products industries. The world-class facility, located at ExxonMobil's integrated Baton Rouge complex, has an initial annual capacity of 40,000 tons of specialty compounded products. The facility was designed for flexible andmore...