Lyondell touts new resin for cosmetics-packaging applications

01/14/2010 | European Plastics News (U.K.)

LyondellBasell has developed a polypropylene-based copolymer to address the extruded and blow-packaging needs of the cosmetics industry. The company said Metocene RM2231 uses aesthetic pigments to provide enhanced surface characteristics in nontransparent applications. "We were able to combine the clarity and gloss of PET with the density and recyclability advantages of PP," a company official said.

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