Shell wins n-paraffin approval

Jagger, Anna
March 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;3/12/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 57, p26
Trade Publication
The article reports on the approval by Unilever of the n-paraffin produced at the gas-to-liquids plant of Shell in Bintulu, Malaysia. Such approval strengthens the plans of Shell to produce the surfactant feedstock at its Pearl project, a joint venture with Qatar Petroleum. Unilever is a major buyer of linear alkyl benzene, which is made from n-paraffin.


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