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Arvand PVC Complex Nearing Completion

6:39 AM MDT | August 12, 2010 | Natasha Alperowicz

The Arvand petrochemical complex at Bandar Imam, Iran is nearing completion and is expected to be officially inaugurated shortly. Arvand, majority owned by the National Petrochemical Co. (NPC; Tehran), is designed to produce 585,000 m.t./year of chlorine, 660,000 m.t./year of caustic soda, 890,000 m.t./year of ethylene di-chloride, and 300,000 m.t./year of suspension polyvinyl chloride (PVC) as well as 40,000 m.t./year of emulsion PVC. Vinnolit has provided its PVC technology. The associated ethylene plant, olefins No. 8, at one time planned at Bandar Imam has...

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