China: Polyethylene Processing China's Hengli Choses Lyondell Basell's Hostalen-Technology for Petrochemicals Project

Editor: Alexander Stark

Lyondell Basell announced that Hengli Petrochemical (Dalian) has selected their Hostalen ACP polyethylene process technology for a 400 kta project in China.

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Lyondell Basell's headquarters in Rotterdam
Lyondell Basell's headquarters in Rotterdam
(Source: Lyondell Basell)

Rotterdam/The Netherlands — The technology will be used for a 400 kta high density polyethylene (HDPE) unit to be built in the Hengli Petrochemical Industrial Park on Changxing Island in Dalian, Liaoning Province, China.

“Hostalen ACP process technology allows our customers to produce high-performance multimodal HDPE products exhibiting a combination of properties not achievable with unimodal or bimodal grades” said Dan Coombs, Executive Vice President Global Manufacturing, Refining, Projects and Technology at LyondellBasell. “Based upon our heritage of licensing and technology leadership, LyondellBasell is uniquely positioned to deliver to our customer’s world class manufacturing processes to meet market needs”

Hostalen ACP process technology manufactures high-performance, multi-modal HDPE resins.