Lucrèce Foufopoulos-De Ridder, EVP Polyolefins, Circular Economy Solutions and Innovation & Technology, to step down from her executive position at Borealis.
The Supervisory Board of Borealis has accepted the decision of Lucrèce Foufopoulos-De Ridder, EVP Polyolefins, Circular Economy Solutions and Innovation & Technology to step down from her executive position at Borealis, and the Board of Borouge Pte effective 31 December 2023 to pursue other career opportunities.
In January 2019 Lucrèce was appointed to the Borealis Executive Board as Executive Vice President Polyolefins and Innovation & Technology. During these years, she brought strong focus on circularity and innovation. Before joining Borealis, she gained more than 20 years of global professional experience in the specialty chemical and petrochemical industry, serving leading industrial multinationals, including Dow Corning, Dow Chemical, Rohm and Haas and Tyco. Prior to Borealis, Lucrèce Foufopolos was Vice President & General Manager of Eastman Chemical. She is also an independent board member of Sika, a Swiss multinational specialty chemical company, and Royal Vopak, a leading tank storage company. In addition, she is a steering board member of Plastics Europe.
CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CF) today announced that it has closed its acquisition of Incitec Pivot Limited’s (“IPL”) ammonia production complex located in Waggaman, Louisiana. Under the terms of the agreement, CF Industries purchased the Waggaman ammonia plant and related assets for $1.675 billion, subject to adjustments.
The Virgin Atlantic flight was powered entirely by SAF, that was a drop-in replacement for conventional jet fuel, but made solely from sustainable feedstocks. This was enabled through the inclusion of a new bio-based aromatic jet fuel blending component.
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