LyondellBasell Industries Started New Polymer Resins Grade Production
CHEMMONITOR.COM - US-based multinational chemical company LyondellBasell Industries added new ultra-high molecular weight (UHMW) polymer resins to its production portfolio. The new polyethylene grade will be commercialized under the brand name Lupolen UHM 5000. Unparalleled resistance to wear, excellent stress crack and a low coefficient of friction are amid the outstanding properties of new UHMW resin.
The new LyondellBasell’s grade of resin can be used in chemical processing; food and beverage machinery; mining and mineral processing; in the textile, pulp and paper industries.