PVC: An Ideal Choice for Healthcare Applications

For decades, polyvinyl chloride (PVC) has been used in a wide range of medical products. PVC's history of medical use began with replacing the heavy glass and metal packaging previously used to ship and store pharmaceutical products. Over the years, engineers have developed a number of healthcare applications for the material, now a staple in hospitals worldwide.




Westlake Appoints Roger Kearns as Chief Operating Officer

HOUSTON --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 18, 2020-- Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE: WLK) announced today that Mr. Roger Kearns has been appointed by the Board of Directors as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, effective Jan. 1, 2021 . In this new role, he will continue to report to


Westlake Chemical Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend

$0.2700 cents per share dividend declared payable on December 9, 2020 HOUSTON --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 13, 2020-- The Board of Directors of Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) declared today a regular dividend distribution of $0.2700 per share for the third quarter of 2020.


Westlake Chemical Corporation Reports Third Quarter 2020 Results

Third quarter net income of $57 million , or $0.45 per diluted share Lake Charles, Louisiana olefins and vinyls facilities impacted by Hurricane Laura Third quarter net income includes pre-tax restructuring charges of $34 million , or $0.19 per diluted share HOUSTON --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov.


Westlake Chemical Partners LP Announces Third Quarter 2020 Results

Maintained quarterly distribution of $0.4714 per unit with a 1.13x trailing twelve-month distribution coverage; 25th consecutive quarterly distribution to our unitholders HOUSTON --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 3, 2020-- Westlake Chemical Partners LP (NYSE: WLKP) (the "Partnership") today reported net


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