BP unveils PTAir – a world-first low carbon and carbon neutral PTA solution
BP today launched PTAir, a new low carbon and carbon neutral PTA brand with three products that offers a more sustainable solution for the polyester value chain through a combination of world-class technology and carbon management expertise.
A feature of PTAir is its use of proprietary PX and PTA technology which supports a 29% lower global warming potential than the average European PTA production.This low carbon benefit has been independently assured by ERM CVS.
In addition to this BP will also be launching PTAir Neutral, the world’s first certified carbon neutral PTA. PTAir Neutral offers customers the opportunity to purchase a carbon neutral product where associated CO2 equivalent emissions are mitigated through the investment in carbon projects providing equivalent CO2 benefits and delivering a net zero position. These projects, located around the world, provide economic, social and environmental benefits to the communities they serve. ….