Exxon plans Texas cracker
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- Exxon unveils polyolefins technology and raises licensing stakes. Rotman, David // Chemical Week;3/8/1995, Vol. 156 Issue 9, p13
Reports that Exxon Chemicals has obtained a patent on supercondensing mode technology in the United States. Technology to increase output of gas-phase polyolefins processes; Plan to license the technology; Increase in capacity at less than half the cost of a grassroots unit.
- Exxon starts up plant. // Chemical Week;3/22/1995, Vol. 156 Issue 11, p6
Reports on Exxon Chemical's start of operations at its oxo-alcohol facility in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
- Exxon completes oxo expansion. Stringer, Judy // Chemical Week;3/29/1995, Vol. 156 Issue 12, p12
Reports on the expansion of Exxon Chemical Corp.'s oxo alcohols plant at Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Plant capacity; Plans for an expansion of esters production capacity; Previous expansions.
- Exxon Chemical cuts. // Chemical Week;4/19/1995, Vol. 156 Issue 15, p8
Reports on job cuts by Exxon Chemical at its Linden, New Jersey manufacturing and technology facilities.
- Exxon plans grassroots polypropylene plant. Cornitius, Tim // Chemical Week;6/14/1995, Vol. 156 Issue 23, p9
Reports on Exxon Chemical Corp.'s plans to construct a polypropylene (PP) plant at Baytown, Texas. Impact of the project on Exxon's PP production; Other North American PP producers; Capacity; PP's resistance to downturns in economy; Expected price increases.
- Exxon to expand polyisobutylene production. // Chemical Week;7/5/1995, Vol. 157 Issue 1, p28
Reports that Exxon Chemical will expand capacity for its Vistanex LM polyisobutylene by 50% by the third-quarter of 1996.
- Exxon cracker fire, warehouse blazes heat up Houston. Cornitius, Tim // Chemical Week;7/19/1995, Vol. 157 Issue 2, p35
Reports that US Gulf Coast olefins markets were not affected by the outage at Exxon Chemical's Baytown, Texas steam cracker. Formation of a committee to investigate the cause of the fire; Findings on the probable cause of the fire.
- Exxon commercializes metallocene LLDPE. // Chemical Week;9/20/1995, Vol. 157 Issue 10, p5
Reports on Exxon Chemical's commercialization of its metallocene-based linear low-density polyethylene.
- Exxon wins race to scale up metallocene PP. Rotman, David // Chemical Week;9/20/1995, Vol. 157 Issue 10, p9
Reports on Exxon Chemical's production of commercial-scale quantities of metallocene polypropylene (PP) at its facility in Baytown, Texas. Plans to introduce metallocene PP products by the end of 1995; Hoechst's plans of full commercialization of the chemical.