Article March 31, 2021
ExxonMobil Chemical in Brazil
Article March 31, 2021
With products that deliver critical properties such as strength, durability and toughness, easier sealability, and outstanding optics, our leading-edge polyethylene formulations help create, protect and promote products throughout the packaging, agriculture, industrial, personal care and hygiene markets. From store shelves, to harvesting, to shipping, to the factory, our products help reduce risk of waste, breakage and spoilage across the value chain. /p>
mLLDPE - metallocene linear low-density polyethylene (mLLDPE) with outstanding performance: ExceedTM XP, ExceedTM and EnableTM. Ideal for a range of applications, enabling to create innovative and sustainable solutions for flexible packaging, that includes dry and liquid food, shrink films, stretch and industrial applications.
- ExceedTM XP, when eXtreme Performance matters, for step-out mechanical performance and excellent processability while offering: impact strength, tear resistance and flex-crack combined with sealability, shrink performance, holding force and good optical properties.
- ExceedTM, for superior performance with outstanding mechanical and sealing properties combined with best-in-class optics.
- EnableTM, optimum balance for processing and bubble stability with HAO properties (metallocene): higher film output and film downgauging for easy processing and improved operations.
LLDPE - ExxonMobilTM linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE) resins offer an optimal balance of toughness and stiffness.
LDPE - ExxonMobilTM low-density polyethylene (LDPE) resins are suitable for a large variety of applications, which include blown and cast film, extrusion and coating, and rotational and injection molding.
HDPE - High-density polyethylene (HDPE) resins utilized in extrusion film applications such as grocery, garbage and deep-freezer bags (10 to 25 microns).
EVA copolymers - EscoreneTM ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA) copolymers are used in extrusion film processes for applications including packaging, surface protection and greenhouse covers – and in photovoltaic cell encapsulation.
ExactTM plastomers - Alpha olefin copolymers for flexible packaging, molded/extruded products, wire and cable, and foaming compounds.
Learn more about how ExxonMobilTM polyethylene solutions help to deliver tomorrow’s performance, today at: www.exxonmobilchemical.com/PE.
Intermediates - Fluids
Our fluids' area is a global leader in producing differentiated hydrocarbon fluids and oxygenated fluids. Available in a variety of distillation ranges and evaporation rates, they are suitable for use as solvents, dispersants and diluents with application in several important sectors of the Brazilian economy, such as: agribusiness (pesticides), construction, metallurgy, water treatment, on-shore and off-shore exploration, among others.
From crude oil to the final product, our fully integrated manufacturing plants have the capacity to meet the needs of the Brazilian market, offering a global and reliable supply. In order to support the fluids' business in Brazil, ExxonMobil Química Ltda has two terminals located in Paulinia and Santos, Sao Paulo, which supply all regions in the country.
Intermediates' products are internationally known through the following global brands:
- ESCAID - Special fluids for minerals and oil exploration.
- EXXSOL – Special dearomatized fluids with low aromatics and good solvency for a wide range of applications.
- ISOPAR – Special isoparaffinic fluids of high purity with consistency and quality uniformity, and with narrower boiling ranges.
- SOLVESSO - Heavy aromatic fluids with high solvency and controlled evaporation characteristics that make them versatile in many industrial and agricultural applications.
- SOMENTOR – Special fluids used for aluminum rolling.
- Among others.
Intermediates – OXO
Since the first railcar of EXXALTM 8 branched alcohols rolled out of our Baton Rouge facility in 1948, our OXO business has developed ExxonMobil Higher Olefins, EXXALTM alcohols, JAYFLEXTM Plasticizers and ExxonMobil NeoAcids, helping our customers create derivative products that make people’s lives better.
We offer the industry’s broadest range of high-molecular-weight (HMW) plasticizers. JayflexTM high-molecular-weight plasticizers provide an optimum balance of properties with outstanding performance and permanence.
ExxalTM alcohols are branched, primary alcohols used to synthesize surfactants, polymer additives, lube and fuel additives, adhesives, and other industrial products.
Higher olefins are reactive intermediates used to manufacture products used in lube oil additives, surfactants and agricultural chemicals to coatings and corrosion inhibitors.
ExxonMobilTM neo acids exhibit highly branched structures creating steric hindrance that gives excellent thermal and hydrolytic stability in derivatives.
We have always been innovating in the rubber industry since the invention and patent of butyl rubber in 1937. We are global leaders in high quality technology and products.
- Special Elastomers
We provide innovative EPDM rubber solutions for our customers, combined with support in technology, design and global footprint.
- Polyolefins plastomers and elastomers
Explore our broad range of polyolefin elastomers and plastomers. Benefit from our history of innovation and ExxonMobil’s continued commitment to our customers with advanced technology and global supply.
For the last 60 years, ExxonMobil has been helping to push boundaries and rethinking what’s possible when it comes to polypropylene (PP) with AchieveTM Advanced PP, ExxonMobilTM PP and ExxtralTM performance polyolefins.
Discover the innovations in Hygiene comfort, Automotive performance, Appliance appeal and Packaging design that have helped raised the bar and set new benchmarks for quality and performance, and made life better for hundreds of millions of people worldwide.
ExxonMobil has a strong track record of leadership in the adhesive industry, bringing innovative products to the market for more than 50 years. We offer a broad portfolio of polymers and premium tackifiers with a focus on hot-melt adhesives (HMA) for packaging applications. With our world-class technology and industry-leading expertise, we help our customers develop unique solutions through polymer science.
ExxonMobil was the first oil and gas company to set up operations in Brazil. We arrived in the country on January 17, 1912, under the name of Standard Oil Company of Brazil, and since then we have kept uninterrupted activities in the country.
As part of our legacy, we have the Esso brand and the Tiger mascot in the gas stations. Also important to mention is The Reporter Esso radio cast and TV news show, which subsequently gave birth to the Esso Journalism Award, one of the most prestigious awards in the history of Brazilian journalism for six decades.
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ExxonMobil Renews Support to the Golden Lion Tamarin Association for Fourth Consecutive YearRIO DE JANEIRO, August 22, 2022 – A symbol of national fauna, the golden lion tamarin remains in ExxonMobil’s focus. The company, one of the largest in the oil and gas sector and present in Brazil for 110 years, announced renewed support to the Golden Lion Tamarin Association (AMLD), located in interior Rio de Janeiro, with a contribution of US $200,000.00 to help preserve the species in its natural habitat, which currently amounts to only about 2,500 animals.
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ExxonMobil Renews Support to the Golden Lion Tamarin Association through FUNBIO and Announces a Project with Manatee AssociationOn August 2, the Golden Lion Tamarin International Day, ExxonMobil reaffirms its commitment to the environment, renewing the funding to Golden Lion Tamarin Association (AMLD), in Silva Jardim (RJ) through the Brazilian Biodiversity Fund (FUNBIO), and starts supporting the Manatee Association, in Porto de Pedras (AL).
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