Tag Archives: bio based

Oxea receives European Product Leadership Award for its Phthalate-free Plasticizer product range

March 19, 2015. Oberhausen, Germany. Based on its recent analysis of the European plasticizers market, Growth Partnership Firm Frost & Sullivan has recognized chemical company Oxea with the ‘2014 European Non-Phthalate Plasticizers Product Leadership Award’. The researchers …

Phthalate free and bio based main trends

This week I attended the PVC Formulation conference in Düsseldorf, Germany. This conference gives a nice hollistic view of what kind of issues our customers are facing. This conference is not only around plasticizers but also around PVC itself, stabilizers and other additives. In all presentations where plasticizers were mentioned it was eye-catching that terms […]

New low migration but easy to process plasticizers to be launched soon….

We continue to see traditional phthalate plasticiters being replaced by phthalate free plasticizers. Besides that we also see clear and increasing attention for bio based products. However, as already mentioned before, the real issue is migration and nothing else. If a plasiticizer is leaking out of the end product nobody is happy and nobody will […]

PVC & Plasticizers: What, Where & Why