28 March 2013 17:23 [Source: ICIS news]
Correction: In the ICIS story headlined "ExxonMobil licensing tubular process to Sasol for new US LDPE plant" dated 28 March 2013, please read in the second paragraph …in late 2016… instead of … in late 2012…. A corrected story follows.
HOUSTON (ICIS)--ExxonMobil Chemical Technology Licensing has agreed to license its tubular process technology to Sasol North America for a new low density polyethylene (LDPE) plant in ?xml:namespace>
Construction on South Africa-based Sasol’s new 420,000 tonnes/year
Sasol has used US-based ExxonMobil Chemical’s tubular process for its LDPE plant in
“LDPE producers continue to choose our tubular process technology for its broad grade-slate capabilities, high reactor uptime and lower total cost compared with commercial gas-phase reactors,” said Jennifer Dunphy, vice president, ExxonMobil Chemical Technology Licensing, which is a subsidiary of ExxonMobil Chemical.
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