SIBUR and Norner join forces to develop green products and technologies
Norner, a global leader in petrochemical R&D services, has designed the content and work processes in SIBUR’s PolyLab.
On May 29th 2019 SIBUR, the largest integrated petrochemicals company in Russia, and Norner, a global leader in petrochemical R&D services, have signed an agreement to cooperate in product development and polymer recycling at SIBUR’s PolyLab.
The PolyLab is a product application development centre for polymers and Norner has designed the centre from a content and technical point of view, specifying what was needed of people & competence, processing machines, test equipment and layout. SIBUR employees have received training in advanced processing and application testing by experts in Norner’s technical facilities in Norway.
“We are proud to see the PolyLab as a result of our long cooperation with SIBUR” said Lars H. Evensen Director Business Development at Norner. “The plastics industry believes that plastics are a valuable resource that bring numerous benefits to modern society, significantly contributing to sustainable solutions. Investing in R&D like demonstrated by SIBUR is the only way to a more sustainable polymer industry.”