05 July 2011 15:43 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--Honeywell has won a contract to provide its technology for a methanol-to-olefins (MTO) project in ?xml:namespace>
Honeywell’s technology allows petrochemicals producers to use methanol from natural gas or coal, instead of petroleum, to produce olefins.
The project is to be one of the world’s first methanol-to-olefin production facilities, marking the first commercial-scale installation of Honeywell’s MTO process technology.
The technology has been successfully demonstrated in a semi-commercial-scale unit built by Total in
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