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Shell reveals cracker plans at ACC Colorado Springs meeting

Posted on July 8th, 2016 by in Chemical Manufacturing Excellence

At¬†the recent American Chemistry Council (ACC) meeting, Shell announced that they¬†will build a new polyethylene complex in Pennsylvania. ¬†The decision, which is influenced¬†by the¬†cheap price of gas coming from the nearby Marcellus¬†shale, reflects Shell’s confidence in the mid-term price “stability” of gas in North America and their increasing focus on the chemicals sector as a strategic complement to their global ethylene footprint. Continue reading “Shell reveals cracker plans at ACC Colorado Springs meeting” »