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SK Innovation Develops Petrochemical Prototypes Using Waste Plastic

SK Innovation Develops Petrochemical Prototypes Using Waste Plastic

SEOUL, Oct. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — SK Innovation Co., South Korea’s leading refiner and chemical company, announced on Sunday that it had succeeded in making a prototype of a chemical product by using pyrolysis oil obtained by decomposing waste plastic at high temperatures. The company succeeded in manufacturing chemical prototypes such as solvents and lube [...]

SK Innovation Pushes for 3rd EV Battery Plant in Hungary

SK Innovation Pushes for 3rd EV Battery Plant in Hungary

SEOUL, Sept. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — SK Innovation Co., a South Korean manufacturer of electric vehicle (EV) batteries, is considering building its third battery plant in Hungary to meet growing demand for EV batteries amid the global race for zero-emissions cars. “We have launched certain processes, such as looking for a candidate site” for the [...]

SK Innovation Denies Destroying Documents in EV Battery Patent Case

SK Innovation Denies Destroying Documents in EV Battery Patent Case

SEOUL, Sept. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — SK Innovation Co., a South Korean manufacturer of electric vehicle (EV) batteries, denied Friday that it destroyed documents related to an EV battery patent case in the latest tit-for-tat ahead of a crucial verdict in the United States. SK Innovation claimed it developed the 994 patent, while LG Chem [...]

SK Innovation Unit Makes Foray into the Market of Materials for Foldable Phones

SK Innovation Unit Makes Foray into the Market of Materials for Foldable Phones

SEOUL, July 21 (Korea Bizwire) — An affiliate of SK Innovation Co., South Korea’s major energy-chemical firm, has stepped into the market of materials for foldable phones. SK IE Technology Co. (SKIET) announced on Sunday that it will launch commercial production of flexible cover windows (FCW), a key material for flexible displays, at its plant [...]

SK Innovation to Invest Another US$940 mln in Georgia

SK Innovation to Invest Another US$940 mln in Georgia

SEOUL, June 29 (Korea Bizwire) — SK Innovation Co., South Korea’s leading refiner and chemical company, will invest another US$940 million in expanding its electric vehicle (EV) battery plant in the United States, a U.S. official has said. Georgia Gov. Brian P. Kemp said the new project is in addition to SK Innovation’s $1.67 billion [...]