Polyurethanes represent one of the most performing categories of polymers, used in a large variety of uses in everyday life. Over the years, Vencorex has constantly sought new solutions to push products performance boundaries and help its customers tackling new challenges.
As an example, Vencorex R&D teams have investigated the interest of a new bifunctional polymeric isocyanate in the design of Thermoplastic Urethanes (TPU) and Polyurethane Dispersions (PUD) molecular structures.
This building block, “One of a kind in the Polyurethane Tool box” will be introduced in a lecture given by Philippe Olier, Application Lab Manager (Vencorex France), during the European Coatings Congress in Nuremberg (Germany), on 19th of March.
About Vencorex: Vencorex is the owner of technologies and a major manufacturer of aliphatic isocyanates (Tolonate™ and Easaqua™, HDI, IPDI), and supplier of aromatic TDI (Scuranate™) used in coatings, adhesives, elastomers and inks formulations. Vencorex has manufacturing sites in France, USA and Thailand, laboratories in France and China and a worldwide commercial presence. Vencorex is a JV between PTT Global Chemical, Asia’s leading integrated petrochemical company and the Perstorp Group, world leader in specialty chemicals market.
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Sandrine Nabet, Market Communication Manager
Nina Resham, Application Lab Manager from Vencorex France will demonstrate how this new Tolonate™ X F 800 brings the perfect balance between hardness and flexibility to your Polyurethane formulas. The new Tolonate™ X F 800 also provides outstanding performances in scratch and impact resistance.
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Save the date: 20/03/2019 4:30 to 4:50 pm (Hall 9, stand 544)
In an era of emerging issues on environmental and climate changes, innovation in chemical industries plays an important role to provide sustainable solution. This is also critical in Polyurethanes (PU) coatings and adhesives.
With Ecovadis gold medal recognition for the third year, Vencorex has demonstrated its strong commitment towards Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and is focusing on developing innovative environmentally friendly products. During ECS 2019, Vencorex will present:
To find out more visit us at our booth N° 662 in Hall 4!
Discover our isocyanates for a sustainable future.
Vencorex Tolonate™ product range from Pont de Claix is compliant with Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) requirements.
Vencorex is proud to announce that its Tolonate™ range of products from Pont de Claix (France) plant are now manufactured according to GMP guidelines.
GMP compliance is mandatory for products used in the manufacture of plastic materials and articles intended to come in contact with food. The implementation of GMP allows Vencorex to reach a higher level of the Quality Assurance and Quality Control systems and in this way to better answer customers’ demands and expectations in terms of high-quality products, and also regulatory requirements.
“This is key for Vencorex development and growth strategy to invest in GMP implementation. The completion of this project will be beneficial not only to our customers active in food contact applications, but to all our customers” said Eugénie Charrière Global Marketing & Strategy Director.
“This high quality standard for our Tolonate™ range manufactured in Pont de Claix site has been obtained thanks to an excellent team work. We aim to deploy this type of project to other Vencorex plants in the future” said Laurent Peyrot, VP Operation and Supply chain for Vencorex.
Vencorex is really proud to receive for the third time EcoVadis CSR Gold Medal. With this Gold medal, Vencorex ranks among top 1% in the category Manufacturer of basic chemicals, fertilizers and nitrogen compounds, plastics and synthetic rubber in industry.
“This reward shows the fundamental commitment of Vencorex in CSR performances. Another very good example of Vencorex commitment is the ISO 50001 certification that our latest plant in Thailand received this year. I am very proud of Vencorex employees involvement in continuous improvement and sustainable development. ” concludes Xavier Fournier CEO of Vencorex.
Vencorex welcomed a delegation led by His Excellency Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow, Ambassador of Thailand in France.
The visit was introduced by Sutin Chamulitrat, VP Sales and Marketing and Pascal Lecroq, HR and Communication Director.
They explained that Vencorex is fully supported by the Thai group GC, especially on all the investments engaged during last years.
This visit was informal, but integrated with an official program, dedicated to new business opportunities between France and Thailand.
Visitors were particularly interested by the technicity of the plant, implementation possibilities and presence of high-level universities and R&D centers in the Grenoble area.
We will present Waterborne 2K Polyurethane solutions on 13th of September.
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They were received by Xavier Fournier, Vencorex CEO, Christophe Dansette, Pont De Claix site Director and Philippe Barbeau, New Business Development Director. The aim of the meeting was to discuss actuality such as EHS issues, regulation evolution that affect our industry, or training and recruitment of students, in a more and more tight labor market. The visit on the fields was focused on major investments made by Vencorex during last years, especially on chlorine production (new electrolysis plant) and the development of specialties isocyanates. “We thank all the teams in Pont-de-Claix for their warm welcome. This visit was really interesting and we were very happy to discover a site with a strong growth momentum” says Philippe Prudhon.