SK Geo Centric
SK Innovation’s endeavor to achieve Decarbonization by taking Green Transformation ⑪ SK Geo Centric accelerates eco-friendly lightweight material business
2021.12.01
    The eleventh episode of SK Innovation’s endeavor to achieve Decarbonization will be about the Automotive Business Unit of SK Geo Centric (SKGC). Here, eco-friendly and lightweight materials are being developed to contribute to the development of electric vehicle ecosystem. Let’s meet Bae Sung-chan, Head of SKGC’s Automotive Business Unit to learn more about ...
CCTV-2财经频道《第一时间》栏目对韩国环保龙头企业SKGC的热解技术进行宣传报道
2021.11.18
  11月17日,CCTV-2财经频道《第一时间》栏目播报的“环保新趋势韩企将塑料变“废”为宝”新闻中,介绍了SKGC的相关业务。   报道说,在韩国每年会产生塑料垃圾超过200万吨,人均产生一次性塑料垃圾达到44公斤,在发达经济体中排名第三。在减排环保的大趋势下,韩国一些企业尝试将塑料变“废”为宝。报道提到了SKGC的热解技术,可以发现SKGC为构建废塑料循环经济做出的努力,不止在韩国,在中国也备受瞩目。   热解技术是指通过高温裂解废塑料袋等废塑料,提取原料后作为石油化学产品的原料循环使用。根据报道,SKGC可以通过先进的热解技术,获取纯度不错的热解油,之后作为原料应用到炼化一体化项目当中。   ▲ (左) CCTV报道的SKGC废塑料再利用技术研发现场 / (右)11月17日CCTV报道截图 – 来源:CCTV (https://bit.ly/3kMaEuA)   记者还专门采访了SKGC咸炯宅所长。咸炯宅所长表示:“通过废塑料生产出的热裂解油,可以加工汽油、柴油等多种石油化学产品,还可以制成各类塑料产品等,其用途是非常广泛的。”   ▲ SKGC咸炯宅所长在与CCTV采访时的画面(来源:CCTV [https://bit.ly/30urwP8])   该报道强调,在这一变“废”为宝产业中,比起技术突破更重要的是建立起废塑料的循环再利用系统。同时表示“为了让整个系统更有体系,化工企业必须投入巨资,跟链条上的不同技术、不同企业都展开合作。如果合作得当,在商业回报上也是有利可图的。”   报道中还详细介绍了SKGC的合作企业Ecoclean(韩国企业)的热解技术工厂。SKGC与Ecoclean的合作旨在通过热解技术的优化,从根本上解决废塑料问题,同时期待成为大型龙头企业与中小企业的ESG协同合作典范。   有关详细内容可点击浏览下面视频链接   https://tv.cctv.com/2021/11/17/VIDEsTdJr1ZXMFcCWwFjURop211117.shtml  
SK Geo Centric to complete its goals toward plastic waste recycling through global partnerships
2021.11.17
■ CEO of SKGC Na Kyung-soo accelerates global activities to build a carbon-neutral & plastic circular economy – CEO Na and other executives visited three partner companies in North America to speed up securing three major chemical recycling technologies – Conducted due diligence on eco-friendly technologies and factories, and discussed specific cooperative plans with partner executives ...
2021 Korea Eco-friendly Packaging Forum: Private-Public-Academia gather to build a sustainable circular Economy
2021.11.03
■ Held in Walkerhill Hotel for 2 days from Nov. 3rd under the topic of “Circular Economy through Eco-friendly Packaging” – Stem from the critical mind on environmental pollution, evolved into a platform to share the progress of the undertaken solutions and discuss mutual cooperation – Composed of 6 sessions, SK Geo Centric to host ...
SK Innovation’s endeavor to achieve Decarbonization by taking Green Transformation ⑥ SK Geo Centric obtained ISCC Plus Certificate and revealed plan of using renewable naphtha
2021.10.25
  In the 6th episode of “SK Innovation’s endeavor to achieve Decarbonization” series, let’s explore another Green Transformation case of SK Geo Centric, which has introduced renewable naphtha to produce more eco-friendly products. Choi Ahn-seop, Head of Optimization & DT Office, SK Geo Centric, will walk us through to learn what it is and why ...
SK Geo Centric collaborates with Eco Creation, a Korean company specializing in pyrolysis
2021.10.19
SK Geo Centric will combine efforts with the domestic pyrolysis company to reach its goal of being the world’s largest urban oil field corporation based on plastic waste recycling.   SK Geo Centric disclosed its heart of green transformation, SK Innovation Institute of Environmental Science & Technology, and a factory that adopts pyrolysis oil technology ...
SK Innovation Ulsan CLX to be the first in Korea to apply eco-friendly pyrolysis oil in refinery&petrochemical process
2021.09.30
■ Set off to introduce pyrolysis oil to processes from late September with an eye on establishing a circular economy for plastic waste – Converting plastic waste to eco-friendly fuel oil utilizing a post-processing technology for removing impurities is part of the company’s Green Transformation strategy ■ Interests and support from the government such as the MOTIE ...
SK Innovation’s endeavor to achieve Decarbonization by taking Green Transformation ③ SK Geo Centric tackles plastic waste issues with pyrolysis technology
2021.09.27
  Setting its eyes on building a greener planet, SK Geo Centric (SKGC) completely revamped itself to achieve eco-friendly innovation and is proposing a blueprint for a plastic ecosystem reshaped by pyrolysis technology. Let’s find out how SKGC is taking Green Transformation through this technology through an interview with Lee Jong-hyuk, a leader of SKGC’s ...
SKGC 变更公司名称为 SK Geo Centric, 公布将发展成为“全球最佳废塑料回收利用城市油田企业”的目标
2021.08.31
■ 在“环保企业”的目标下,从社名到商业模式进行“深度变革”…,Financial Story具体化 ■ 把SK综合化学的社名更改为“以地球为中心”的“SK Geo Centric” – 截止到2025年,国内外投资5兆韩元,成长目标为世界最佳的“废塑料城市油田企业” – 回收利用废塑料市场截止到2050年增长到600兆韩元…确保收益性 ■ 提出确保新一代回收利用技术及3R解决方案、扩大环保材料等实施战略 ■ 罗庆秀总裁表示“关于废塑料话题的热点是机会…将成为基于ESG的“世界最佳城市油田企业”   SK Geo Centric宣布准第二次创业的新起点,并表示将成为主导回收利用废塑料的世界最大规模的城市油田企业。   SK Geo Centric是从1972年在韩国首次启动石脑油分解设备(NCC, Naphtha Cracking Center),SK综合化学带着“从碳到环保”彻底改变的意志,从而打造全新的社名,并起到带领韩国石油化学产业发展中枢的作用。   31日 SK Geo Centric总裁罗庆秀等主要经营者参与了此次活动,以国内外媒体为对象,开展了“Brand New Day”,并发表了关于Financial Story的具体实施方案及新的公司名称。   ㅣ 确保“世界最佳城市油田企业”的位置   罗庆秀总裁表示:“SK Geo Centric Financial Story的核心方向是‘以地球为中心的环保创新’”,“并将发展为回收利用石油制造的废塑料,以及重新提取石油的’世界最佳城市油田企业’。”   罗总裁还解释:“为了发展成为世界最佳城市油田企业,第一目标是确保SK Geo Centric的韩国塑料年产量90万吨上当的废塑料处理设备能力,同时扩大环保材料等,计划截止到2025年向国内外投资5兆韩元。”   还计划截止到2027年SK Geo Centric将会直接或间接回收利用全球塑料产量100%的250万吨。这相当于每年流入大海的约20%的废塑料。   罗总裁还表示:“截止到2030年回收利用塑料需求增长率为12%,2050年建成600兆韩元规模的回收利用废塑料市场,意味着其成长性非常高。”   他还强调了:“截止到2025年,将在环保与再利用领域上创造出超过6000亿韩元的EBITDA(赔偿前营业利益),并在财务方面上也会完全蜕变成绿色企业(Green Company)。”   ㅣ 构建回收利用塑料的循环经济体制 ...
SKGC changes name to SK Geo Centric, announcing plans to be "the world's largest urban oil field company using recycled plastic waste"
2021.08.31
■ “Deep Change” from its company name to business model under the goal of transforming into a “green company”, shaping its financial story – Rebranding to SK Geo Centric based on their vision of centering around the earth ■ Aims to invest KRW 5 trillion in and outside Korea by 2025 and become the world’s largest urban ...
SK Global Chemical signs MOU with PureCycle Technologies to recycle PP waste
2021.08.12
■ SK Global Chemical joins a partnership to establish a joint venture (JV) with PureCycle Technologies for recycling PP waste – To partner in building a plant that has the  technology that can extract pure PP from synthetic plastics by injecting solvent ■ The construction of the JV plant will follow execution of the JV ...
SK Global Chemical invests $10 million with Closed Loop Partners to scale best-in-class plastics recycling solutions & catalyze the shift toward a circular economy
2021.07.27
With a rapidly evolving plastics industry and increasingly urgent climate challenges, SK Global Chemical joins leaders Dow, LyondellBasell & NOVA Chemicals, among others, in paving differentiated and globally sustainable ways forward for the industry   On July 27 (KST), SK Global Chemical (SKGC) has announced an investment in two of Closed Loop Partners’ funds – ...