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LyondellBasell returns Morris facility to service after turnaround
HOUSTON, October 3, 2016 (PCW) – LyondellBasell has returned its olefins and polyolefins units at Morris, Illinois, to service over the weekend.
The ethylene plant has a production capacity of 1.21 billion lbs/yr, while the LPDE unit has a capacity of 540 million lbs/yr and the LL/HDPE unit, 650 million lbs/yr.
The ethylene plant constitutes 1.91% of US production capacity and consumes about 30,000 b/d of ethane.
The turnaround began in late July. -- Samantha Hartke