China’s Wison to build methanol-to-olefins project at Nanjing

24 August 2011 04:53  [Source: ICIS news]

SHANGHAI (ICIS)--China’s Wison (Nanjing) Clean Energy will build a methanol-to-olefins (MTO) project at Nanjing in Jiangsu province, a company source said on Wednesday.

The project will use MTO technology from US-based Honeywell's petrochemicals engineering and technology division, UOP, and is expected to produce 295,000 tonnes of ethylene and propylene per year, according to the source.

The project is expected to start up in 2013, but Wison (Nanjing) did not disclose when construction will start when contacted by ICIS.

Wison (Nanjing) is located at Nanjing Chemical Industrial Park and is fully owned by Wison Group Holding.

The company adopts clean coal technologies to produce high-quality chemicals including carbon monoxide, hydrogen, synthetic gas, methanol and sulphur.

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By: Dolly Wu
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