Innovation through Chemistry


SI GROUP TO FEATURE LATEST INNOVATIONS AT CHINAPLAS 2021

SI Group’s local team will be on-site to meet with the industry while observing all necessary safety precautions

 

SCHENECTADY, NY – March 15, 2021 – SI Group, a global leader in the innovative technology of performance additives, process solutions, active pharmaceutical ingredients, and chemical intermediates will present its new advancements in plastic additives technologies and its rubber and chemical intermediate solutions at Chinaplas 2021. This year, Chinaplas will be held on April 13-16 at the Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center, PR China (Hall 15, Stall D39).

Since SI Group combined with Addivant in late 2018, the company has transformed to captivate customers in the plastics industry through enhancing its security of supply and developing innovations that meet changing market needs. During the event, SI Group will be hosting an on-site press event to announce the company’s recent investments to better serve the Chinese market and the latest news on SI Group’s unique offerings for the plastics industry. In addition, a virtual press event will be held for international media who are unable to attend Chinaplas 2021 due to COVID-19 travel restrictions.

SI Group has a strong presence in Asia Pacific and has growth plans to deliver new and innovative performance additives to the region. “The changing demands in the polyolefins industry require increased innovation and deeper partnerships. We continue to invest in the region and develop leading solutions that meet our customers’ needs with the global footprint to support them,” stated Chuck Reardon, VP Plastics Solutions. Due to the size of the plastics and rubber market in Asia Pacific, it is a strategic growth region for the company. “SI Group has developed a strong regional team in Asia Pacific, particularly in China. Our dedicated team serves our customers and partners in this growing region and looks forward to participating in Chinaplas 2021 to engage with customers and the industry,” shared David Lu, SI Group’s VP & Managing Director - Asia Pacific.

Visitors will have the opportunity to learn more about SI Group’s newest innovations including WESTON™ 705, ULTRANOX™ LC, and NAUGARD™ E-1 antioxidant and stabilization solutions. WESTON™ 705 liquid antioxidant is SI Group’s proprietary state-of-the-art antioxidant for the stabilization of polyolefins and synthetic elastomers and is globally available. ULTRANOX™ LC is a new platform of solutions that delivers superior color stability and color reduction for demanding polypropylene (PP) and biaxially-oriented PP (BOPP) applications. NAUGARD™ E-1 is a high-efficiency stabilization solution for elastomers that is nonylphenol-free and provides better color protection.

SI Group’s top priority remains the health and safety of its employees. Company attendees will be observing all safety precautions required by the show organizers and local authorities.

About SI Group

SI Group is a global leader in the innovative technology of performance additives, process solutions, active pharmaceutical ingredients, and chemical intermediates. SI Group solutions are essential to enhancing the quality and performance of countless industrial and consumer goods within the plastics, rubber & adhesives, fuels & lubricants, oilfield, pharmaceutical, and industrial resins industries. Headquartered in Schenectady, New York, SI Group’s global manufacturing footprint includes more than 30 facilities on five continents, serving customers in 90 countries with approximately $2 billion in annual sales and more than 3,000 employees worldwide. SI Group innovates and drives change to create value with a passion for safety, chemistry, and extraordinary results. Learn more at www.siigroup.com.

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