Organization: NOVA Chemicals Corp

Canada to catalyze innovation in chemical sector

Canada is investing $35 million in NOVA Chemicals Corp, which recently invested $2.2 billion in foreign direct investments to grow its chemicals and plastics manufacturing business in Ontario and Alberta. NOVA Chemicals is setting up a new polyethylene facility and expanding its existing ethylene production in Ontario, a project that is estimated to grow the…

Quantiam and NOVA launch nanomaterials project

Edmonton’s Quantiam Technologies Inc is using $3.5 million from Technology Partnerships Canada to launch a $12.2-million R&D project into nanotechnology-based coating for the production of olefins for use in plastics, textiles and other chemicals. Quantiam will lead a consortium along with NOVA Chemicals Corp to develop and demonstrate new nanomaterials to coat the surfaces of…