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CP Chem performs repairs on valve at Cedar Bayou olefins unit

HOUSTON, December 13, 2016 (PCW) – Chevron Phillips Chemical is performing repairs on a control valve of a fractionator line at its 1.84 billion lbs/yr Cedar Bayou olefins unit through Dec 19, according to a TCEQ filing.

During the repairs, ethylene, propylene, toluene, benzene and propane, among others, will be flared.

The unit recently returned from planned maintenance that begun Sep 13 and was on spec in early Nov.

The plant represents 2.91% of US ethylene production capacity and can consume 25,000 b/d of ethane, 20,000 b/d of propane and 10,000 b/d of normal butane, as per PetroChem Wire estimates.

Read the entire filing here.

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