W.R. Grace licenses Unipol PP technology for plant in China

February 13, 2017 | Rebecca Coons

W. R. Grace says it has signed a contract to license its Unipol polypropylene (PP) technology to Dongguan Grand Resource Science & Technology Co. The technology will be used in the client's Dongguan, Guangzhou Province, China, facility and is expected to begin production in 2019. The plant will be designed to produce 600,000 metric tons/year of homopolymer PP in dual reactor lines using Grace's non-phthalate Consista PP catalysts.