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Honeywell's UOP methanol-to-olefin technology licensed in China

8:57 AM MDT | April 18, 2013 | Lindsay Frost

Honeywell’s UOP unit has licensed its methanol-to-olefin (MTO) to Jiangsu Sailboat Petrochemical (Jiangsu, China) for a project in Lianyungang, in China's Jiangsu Province. Jiangsu Sailboat’s unit is expected to be the largest single-train MTO unit in the world, producing 833,000 m.t./year of ethylene and propylene, the company says. Start-up is expected in 2015.  "UOP continues to see high interest in this breakthrough technology and expects the first licensed unit in China to enter production this year," says Pete...

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