As the largest producer of 100% recyclable PET in the world, INDORAMA intend to ensure all aspects of the circular economy come to fruition, reducing waste found in the environment. By 2025, IVL is targeting to establish a substantial footprint in this direction across all the regions where it is present.
IVL is the largest producer of Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) globally:
– In excess of 4.0 million tonnes of production
– In excess of 1.0 million tonnes capacity in Europe
IVL is a large recycler of PET Post Consumer Packaging:
– Five locations globally of which three are in Europe
– European capacity for recycling post-consumer PET bottles and polyesters is in excess of 100,000 tonnes
INDORAMA Ventures Public Company (IVL) is a global chemical manufacturing company, headquartered in Thailand with 16,000 employees in 29 countries and > 100 operational sites. The Rotterdam location produces PTA and PET and serves many customers active in the packaging industry.
INDORAMA will be involved in different tasks in the MERLIN project, with particular regards to Provision of post-consumer PET trays, since IVL is a large recycler of PET Post Consumer Packaging and has built a professional network to look at the sourcing of relevant PET waste streams for this project.
Having an in-house knowledge regarding the quality assessment of PET building blocks for polymerization purposes, INDORAMA will also take care of the characterization of PET monomers.
Finally, being the largest producer of Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) globally, INDORAMA will take care of the repolymerization into PET.