Nova Chemicals Technical Presentation

September 9, 2019 at 5:30 p.m.

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The presentation by NOVA Chemicals will include an overview of the production of polyethylene from raw materials through conversion and will cover how NOVA Chemicals is leveraging their resources to promote sustainability and support the plastics circular economy. The company recently announced enhanced long-term sustainability commitments, furthering their mission to be the leader in innovation that enables its customers to deliver plastic products that make everyday life healthier, easier and safer.

About the Speaker

Doug Biela is the Rotational Molding Market Manager for NOVA Chemicals, a leading producer of polyethylene in North America. In his 20-year career in the petrochemical industry, Doug has held a variety of operational and commercials roles including Operations Leader and Commercial Support Team Leader. He is a graduate of West Virginia University with a BS in Chemical Engineering. Doug lives with his wife and children in the Pittsburgh area.


Nova Chemicals
Hilton Inn
3180 West Market Street
Akron, Ohio 44333


General - Professional $30
Retired $25
Student $10
New Memberfirst meeting Free


Reservations must be in by noon on Friday, September. 6 and can be made to Gary Taylor at +1 330.419.4380 or Be sure to include your company affiliation and dietary restrictions.


Social / Networking / Bar 5:30 p.m.
Dinner 6:00 p.m.
Program Following dinner

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