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low-density polyethylene

n. Abbr. LDPE
A form of polyethylene having many side branches off the main carbon backbone and a less closely packed structure than that of high-density polyethylene.
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Table 44: World Long-term Projections for Linear Low Density Polyethylene Consumption in Film and Sheets by Geographic Region -US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-67
RESINS 46 General 46 Linear Low Density Polyethylene 48 Food Packaging 51 Nonfood Packaging 55 Secondary Packaging 58 Nonpackaging 60 High Density Polyethylene 63 Food Packaging 66 Nonfood Packaging 68 Secondary Packaging 69 Nonpackaging 71 Low Density Polyethylene 72 Food Packaging 75 Nonfood Packaging 78 Secondary Packaging 81 Nonpackaging 83 Polypropylene 86 Food Packaging 89 Nonfood Packaging 93 Secondary Packaging 95 Polyvinyl Chloride 96 Food Packaging 99 Nonfood Packaging 101 Secondary Packaging 102 Polyethylene Terephthalate 104 Food Packaging 107 Nonfood & Secondary Packaging 110 Nonpackaging 112 Other Plastic Films 114 Polystyrene 115 Nylon 117 Polyvinylidene Chloride 120 Ethylene Vinyl Alcohol 123 Degradable Plastics 125 Cellulosics 129 Cellophane 131 All Other 133
The report analyzes worldwide markets for Linear low density polyethylene (LLDPE), including Europe, Asia, North America, Latin America, Middle East and Africa, Oceania.
The plant will include a UNIPOL PE line capable of producing 400,000 tons of linear low density polyethylene per year.
In the news release, Dow Announces Plant Closures to Strengthen Competitive Position, issued earlier today by The Dow Chemical Company over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that in the ninth paragraph referring to Sarnia plant closings, the first bullet should read "The low density polyethylene plant will be shut down over the coming weeks" rather than "The linear low density polyethylene plant will be shut down over the coming weeks" as originally issued inadvertently.
3 million tpy of ethylene, 700,000 tpy of ethylene glycol, 400,000 of linear low density polyethylene, and 400,000 tonnes of high density polyethylene.
for the distribution of Tenite low density polyethylene (LDPE) resin to the U.
ExxonMobil Chemical is among the largest global producers of polyethylene, providing high density, low density and linear low density polyethylene, as well as specialty copolymers and metallocene catalyzed products.
19 /PRNewswire/ -- Chevron Chemical Company has announced plans to expand their Linear Low Density Polyethylene manufacturing facility at Chevron's Cedar Bayou Plant in Baytown, Texas.
HOUSTON -- ExxonMobil Chemical Technology Licensing, LLC announces it has signed an agreement with Huntsman Petrochemical (UK) Limited to license ExxonMobil's tubular process technology for Huntsman's new world-scale low density polyethylene (LDPE) plant.
Using a new chromium-based catalyst, LDLPE is described as having a broader molecular weight distribution than conventional linear low density polyethylene.

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