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    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 14 Dec 1992

    R. Aalund Managing Editor-Technology Polypropylene is attracting increasing attention as a ..... coating but has high temperature limitations. POLYPROPYLENE Both polyethylene and polypropylene coatings offer highly desirable qualities

  2. Formosa begins production from polypropylene unit

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    Mon, 2 Apr 2001

    begun commercial production at its new polypropylene unit at Point Comfort, Tex. The 700 ..... unit will boost the company's total polypropylene capacity to 1.5 billion lb/year ..... and general manager of Formosa's polypropylene division. He said despite short

  3. Sunoco to close La Porte, Tex., polypropylene line

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    Mon, 13 May 2002

    permanently shut down a 200 million lb/year polypropylene line at its Sunoco Chemical La Porte ..... lines, produces 1 billion lb/year of polypropylene . Sunoco Chemicals operates six polypropylene lines company-wide at La Porte, Neal

  4. Borealis expands polypropylene interests

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    Mon, 3 Feb 1997

    Petrochemicals NV (NSP), a Belgian polypropylene joint venture of the two firms. NSP ..... produce 250,000 metric tons/year of polypropylene at Kallo near Antwerp. The operation ..... polyethylene would enable it to focus on polypropylene , where it is the world's dominant

  5. Borealis reveals new polypropylene process

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    Mon, 15 Jun 1998

    launched a proprietary process for making polypropylene and will use it in a new plant at Schwechat ..... process is claimed to produce improved polypropylene grades for high-volume applications ..... year plant to replace two old slurry polypropylene units at the site. The new plant is

  6. PTT unit lets contract for Thai polypropylene plant

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    Tue, 10 Jul 2007

    owned PTT PLC, has awarded a $185 million contract to South Korea's GS Engineering & Construction Corp. to build a polypropylene (PP) plant in Rayong, southeast of Bangkok. The contract is part of HMC's expansion that will raise its aggregate

  7. Borealis awards Jacobs polypropylene expansion contracts

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    Thu, 16 Sep 2004

    contracts to a subsidiary of Jacobs Engineering Group Inc., Pasadena, Calif., for services related to the expansion of polypropylene production capacity at Borealis facilities in Schwechat, Austria, and Ronningen, Norway. The Schwechat project, to


    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 10 Oct 1994

    propylene feed containing 205 ppb arsine is 10,000 kg polypropylene /kg catalyst. If the arsine is reduced to 50 ppb, this ..... between $50 and $100/metric ton. Using the process in a polypropylene plant, on the other hand, enhances the polymerization

  9. ORPIC lets contract for planned ethylene plant

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    Thu, 7 Aug 2014

    a contract to LyondellBasell for polypropylene technology to be implemented at the ..... LyondellBasell will provide its Spheripol polypropylene process technology for LPP’s 300,000-tonne/year polypropylene plant, the company said. The value


    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 12 Apr 1993

    Completion: 1994. Cedar Bayou, Tex. polypropylene modernization. Engr: S&B Engr ..... PETROLEUM. Pasadena, Tex. Upgrade polypropylene plant. Engr: Kellogg. Const: Brown ..... Bayport, Tex. 150,000 lb/y polypropylene catalyst plant. Engr/CS: S & B

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