Lyondellbasell licenses process technology for new ldpe and eva plant in china

Dutch MNC LyondellBasell announced that Xinjiang Tianli Gaoxin Petrochemical Co. Ltd.,has selected Lupotech T  process technology from LyondellBasell for a low-density polyethylene (LDPE)  and ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA) plant to be built at Dushanzi, Xinjiang Province, China. The plan’s capacity will be 200,000 metric tons per year (m.t./yr).

The Lupotech T process is a leading high pressure tubular technology for the production of specialty LDPE from ethylene and standard EVA with the addition of vinyl acetate. It provides reliable world scale capacities (>450kT) with low operating and investment costs.