Tag Archives: bio based plasticizers

2014 More of the same?

2013 was a challenging year in the dynamic plasticizer industry. On the regulatory front there was good news for DINP. After extensive research and consultation ECHA concluded that no further restrictions are needed, basically declaring this phthalate plasticzer safe for use in all existing applications. However things are never easy and more confusion was created […]

2012 Review

With 2012 coming to an end it is a good time to make up the balance and review a few high- and lowlights. For the whole PVC and plasticizer industry 2012 was a perhaps disappointing year. It was not a crisis year but certainly not a year of great recovery either. Although the industry as […]

A Green Wave in Plastics and Plasticizers?


PVC & Plasticizers: What, Where & Why