Nizhnekamskneftekhim launched the production of polyethylene glycol

“At the plant of oligomers and glycols, Nizhnekamskneftekhim company started production of solid polyethylene glycol (TPEG),” the press service of the enterprise said.

TPEG is used in the ceramic, rubber, pharmaceutical industries. It is used as a viscosity regulator, antistatic agent, emollient, gelatinizing, granulating and tabletting auxiliary substances, for liquid medicines dissolution, and suppositories, ointments and tablets production. In addition, TPEG serves as the basis for cosmetics, in particular creams for skin care, in the production of detergents.

The finished TPEG is packed in dense three-layer paper bags with a capacity of 25 kg, in the future it is planned to use big bags.