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INEOS

INEOS is a privately held chemical company headquartered in Rolle, Switzerland. The company was formed in 1998 to acquire the assets of the BP site at Antwerp, Belgium from INSPEC. Since then, Ineos has been an aggressive acquirer of a variety of chemical manufacturing assets often those spun off from industry leaders including: Amoco, BASF, Bayer, Borealis, BP, Degussa, Dow, Enichem, Erdoichemie, Hoechst, ICI, Innovene, Lanxess, Monsanto, Norsk Hydro, and Solvay.

Website: http://www.ineos.com/company/

Company Description

Products include--

Olefins: Ethylene, propylene, polyethylene, polypropylene, expandable polystyrene, acrylonitrile and polymers, linear alpha olefins, polyalpha olefins, alphamethyl styrene

Chlor-alkali: Chlorine, caustic soda, vinyl chloride monomer (VCM), polyvinyl chloride (PVC)

Oxides: Ethylene oxide, derivatives, propylene oxide, propylene glycol, oxo-alcohols

Phenol/acetone

Formaldehyde: paraformaldehyde, hexamethylene tetramine, melamine/formaldehyde resins

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