Nova Chemicals Inc.

1555 Coraopolis Heights Rd.
Moon Township, PA 15108 US


As Seen In Plastics Technology

Nova Chemicals Starts Up World-Scale LLDPE Reactor
This reactor is the first new LLDPE reactor in the Americas in over a decade.

K 2016 Preview: Materials & Additives
Driving the wide range of new developments in engineered plastics and additives are higher performance, safety, and sustainability.

Nova Chemicals Opens New Center for Performance Applications
Facility expansion and equipment investments expected to boost innovation and customer collaboration within PE business.

World’s First Aseptic Carton Bottle for Enriched Dairy Products
Nova Chemicals and Tetra Pak collaboration has led to recent commercialization of novel package.

MATERIALS: High-Performance LLDPE for Heavy-Duty Sacks
Nova's new octene copolymer LLDPE's distinct molecular architecture delivers a previously unavailable mix of properties.

High-Moisture Barrier sHDPE Gets Increasing Play in Flexible Food Packaging
sHDPE from Nova Chemical offers excellent moisture barrier in "easy open" cereal and cracker packages.

Nova Installs Nine-Layer Blown Film Line to Enhance Customer Collaboration
It's said to be a first for PE resin producers in North America.

Nova Installs Nine-Layer Blown Film Coextrusion Line to Enhance Customer Collaboration
As part of a several upgrades at its Calgary R&D facility, Nova Chemicals has installed a semi-commercial scale nine-layer blown film coextrusion line.

PE Spot Prices Down; More Contract Price Reductions Likely To Surface
A second PE supplier has offered a PE contract price reduction, while spot prices tumble as available supply swells.

One Step In 'Right' Direction: Nova Chem. Drops PE Contract Prices
One major PE player is offering the first reduction on PE contract prices in two years. Will others see fit to do the same?

Some Highlights From Global Plastics Summit 2014
GPS 2014 zeroed-in on the industry's challenges and opportunities.

From pipeline to pellet: Shale gas pushes petrochemical projects forward
Over a five-day period last week, two massive North America polyolefin projects made possible by shale gas marked significant milestones.

Nova Plans PE Capacity Expansions
At October’s K 2013 show in Dusseldorf, Nova Chemicals, Moon Township, Pa., unveiled details of its PE capacity plans.

MATERIALS: PE/PS Expandable Bead for Packaging Does Not Require Refrigeration
Nova Chemicals has added Arcel ULV to its line of PE/PS expandable beads.

Nova Starts Work on LLDPE Expansion
Around 1 billion lb more capacity is due by 2015 in Joffre, Alberta.

MATERIALS: Recycle-Content EPS for Protective Packaging
WEB EXCLUSIVE: The newest EPS resin from Nova Chemicals, Monaca, Pa., is a shape/packaging grade, R625B, with 25% recycled content.

PE/PS Interpolymer Modifies Polyolefins To Process Faster, Thinner, Better
Novel hybrid of polyethylene and polystyrene acts as a processing aid for HDPE, LDPE, and PP.

‘Back to Basics’ Fuels More Innovation at Thin-Gauge Former
Shift from private to capital ownership give Tray-Pak a boost.

Nova Plans Major PE Expansions
Nova Chemicals Corp., Pittsburgh, plans three capacity additions at its facilities in Canada.

Nova Chemicals Surpass HDPE resin for water bottle caps

MATERIALS: New HDPE for Bottled Water Caps
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Surpass IGs153-A resin is a new octene-copolymer HDPE for injection and compression molding water-bottle caps.

Product Categories of Nova Chemicals Inc.

Acrylic Copolymers
Styrene Maleic Anhydride (SMA)