European petrochemical industry urged to move to integrated sites

Milmo, Sean
November 1997
Chemical Market Reporter;11/17/97, Vol. 252 Issue 20, p7
Trade Publication
Focuses on model for Europe's petrochemical industry proposed by British Petroleum PLC. Development of integrated sites in the industry; Average size of petrochemical plants in Europe; Opportunities for improvement.


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