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Germany-based chemical firm Evonik will explore feedstock options for its planned 120,000 tonne/year methyl methacrylate (MMA) plant in the US. And a number of petrochemical expansions based on cheap local shale gas feedstock could provide supplies.
Evonik selects its Mobile, Alabama site for new MMA plant
"The Mobile site has a unique advantage which offers both inbound and outbound logistics.
INSIGHT: US HCl plant offers promise of profitable carbon capture
"Capitol SkyMine is expected to become a milestone in the effort to capture carbon through a commercially profitable venture."
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