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ExxonMobil Chemical Files Permits for Ethane Cracker and Two PE Units in Texas

7:56 AM MDT | June 1, 2012 | Lindsey Bewley and Natasha Alperowicz

ExxonMobil Chemical has filed permits with EPA and the Texas Commission for Environmental Quality (TCEQ) for a multibillion-dollar project that includes building an ethane cracker at Baytown, TX and two high-performance polyethylene (PE) lines at the company’s nearby Mont Belvieu, TX plastics plant. The cracker would have a capacity of up to 1.5 million m.t./year of ethylene, which would be used as a feedstock for the new PE units, each with a capacity of about 650,000 m.t./year. According to its EPA filing, ExxonMobil plans to begin construction on March...

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Comments (1) for ExxonMobil Chemical Files Permits for Ethane Cracker and Two PE Units in Texas
What is the company that provides technology for PE plant?
Posted by Tomas on Saturday, June 2, 2012 @ 10:46 AM

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