Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. LP (CPCC), a joint venture of Chevron Corp. and Phillips 66, has completed construction of a 1.5 million-ton/year ethane cracker at its Cedar Bayou facility in Baytown, Texas. Once fully operational, the unit will produce ethylene to support CPCC’s ethylene business and as feedstock for the operator’s recently completed two 500,000-tpy polyethylene (PE) units at Old Ocean, Texas. Read more here.
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