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13/11/2014
SABIC WORLDS’S FIRST LOW EMISSION GAS CARRIERS CUT CHEMICAL ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT

Two new liquefied natural gas (LNG) powered sea vessels were named on Teesside today. Operated by shipowner Anthony Veder, the new ships will carry Liquefied Ethylene Gas (LEG) from SABIC’s Wilton facility on Teesside to manufacturing plants in North-West Europe and Scandinavia.

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14/10/2014
SABIC SETS NEW STANDARD IN OPTICS AND AESTHETICS WITH ITS BRIGHTER SABIC® HDPE CLARENE PRODUCT RANGE

Packaging manufacturers will be able to make more appealing designs for bottles and containers with the launch of SABIC’s brightest ever range of HDPE called CLARENE.

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16/09/2014
ADVANCING THE SCIENCE OF PROTECTION IN MEDICAL PACKAGING, SABIC CO-OPERATES WITH BORMIOLI ROCCO TO LAUNCH SABIC® PP PCGR40 COMMERCIALLY

An ‘Ultra-Clear’ PP liquid medicine dosage delivery system has been launched by pharmaceutical packaging experts at Bormioli Rocco, made of SABIC’s new dedicated polypropylene medical grade SABIC® PP PCGR40.

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21/08/2014
SABIC TAPS SHALE GAS AS ALTERNATIVE FEEDSTOCK AT UK PLANTS

SABIC is capitalizing on shale gas opportunities in the US by modifying its cracker at Teesside, UK, into a gas cracker. The cracker upgrade to using shale gas-based feedstock is scheduled to be completed during 2016, and is expected to result in long-term, reliable supply of cost-competitive products.

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21/07/2014
SABIC® VESTOLEN A 6060R SUPPORTS THE GAS DISTRIBUTION PIPES INDUSTRY TO MEET ITS CHALLENGES IN SAFETY, RELIABILITY AND DURABILITY

SABIC, the global leading diversified petrochemicals company, has completed its Vestolen A pipe portfolio by adding a new orange colored High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) grade which is typically used for gas distribution. The new grade is made to the same high performance standard as the rest of SABICs existing range.

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03/06/2014
SABIC RELEASES 2013 SUSTAINABILITY REPORT

SABIC released its 2013 Sustainability Report today, entitled ‘Creating Lasting Value’, reflecting the company’s commitment to continuously create more sustainable business processes and more value for its stakeholders.

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27/05/2014
SABIC BRINGS CHEMISTRY THAT MATTERS™ TO LIFE AT PLASTPOL 2014

At Plastpol, Hall E, Stand E5, SABIC is showcasing a broad and relevant portfolio of materials' technology and solutions demonstrating the company's deep understanding of the latest trends and challenges that customers in its target industries face.

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28/04/2014
CAPS & CLOSURES MARKET BENEFITS FROM SABIC’s STRONGER, LIGHTER AND MORE COST EFFICIENT MATERIALS

SABIC is coming to the AMI Plastic Closure Innovations 2014 to demonstrate its commitment to further expand into the caps and closure market. SABIC will showcase two new products.

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23/04/2014
SABIC LAUNCHES NEW RENEWABLE POLYOLEFINES PORTFOLIO

SABIC today announced that it will launch its first portfolio of certified renewable polyolefins, certified under the ISCC Plus certification scheme, which involves strict traceability and requires a chain of custody based on a mass balance system.

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23/04/2014
SABIC TO HIGHLIGHT LATEST DEVELOPMENTS AND NEW INTRODUCTIONS TO ITS MEDICAL GRADE OFFERING AT GLOBAL HEALTHCARE CONFERENCES

Helping the healthcare sector to overcome its challenges to meet key requirements such as patient safety, regulatory compliance, system cost or security of raw material supply are the focus of a series of presentations delivered by SABIC this spring.

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23/04/2014
SABIC TO HIGHLIGHT LATEST DEVELOPMENTS AND NEW INTRODUCTIONS TO ITS MEDICAL GRADE OFFERING AT GLOBAL HEALTHCARE CONFERENCES

Helping the healthcare sector to overcome its challenges to meet key requirements such as patient safety, regulatory compliance, system cost or security of raw material supply are the focus of a series of presentations delivered by SABIC this spring.

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03/04/2014
PACKAGING CUSTOMERS OFFERED BROADER PORTFOLIO OF SABIC FILM SOLUTIONS WITH LAUNCH OF PP-LLDPE COMBINED FILM FOR BEVERAGE MARKET

Designed specifically to help customers in the beverage industry reduce transportation losses, SABIC has broadened its stretch film portfolio to include one of the first commercially available materials in Europe to combine polypropylene (PP) and linear low density polyethylene (LLDPE).

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12/03/2014
SABIC AWARDED TOP EMPLOYER 2014 STATUS IN EUROPE

Leading petrochemical company SABIC has been recognized for its excellence in human resources management at an awards ceremony held in London on 11 March. This certificate reaffirms SABIC’s commitment to HR policy, leadership and strategy, providing excellent employee conditions for its staff.

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12/02/2014
HEALTHCARE MARKET TO PROFIT FROM SABIC’s EXTENDED PLASTICS PORTFOLIO, UNVEILED AT PHARMAPACK 2014

SABIC is coming to Pharmapack Europe 2014 (Paris, February 12-13) to demonstrate its intent to further expand into the healthcare market. On Stand 354, SABIC will introduce two new pharmaceutical grades of polypropylene intended for syringes, other medical dosing application devices and also for packaging for healthcare applications.

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