China: Process Technology Lyondell Basell Spheripol Technology Chosen for World’s Largest Single Train Polypropylene Units
Fuijan Zhongjing Petrochemical has selected the specialised technology for two of its 600 KTA PP units in China.
Rotterdam/The Netherlands – Lyondell Basell has recently announced that Fujian Zhongjing Petrochemical Co., has selected Lyondell Basell 5th Generation Spheripol technology. The polypropylene process technology will be used for two 600 KTA polypropylene (PP) units to be constructed in Fuzhou, China. This represents the world’s largest single PP plant license announced to date.
Lyondell Basell is one of the leading licensors of polypropylene and polyethylene technologies with more than 250 polyolefin process licenses. Spheripol is the leading polypropylene process technology with more than 22 million tonnes of licensed capacity. It combines globally recognized quality PP grades with leading monomer consumption and investment costs to make it the technology of choice, states the firm.