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Processing (Purge) Vessel Improves Product Quality at BP

A new polypropylene (PP) plant was built by BP Amoco Chemical at Geel, Belgium in 1995.  The 200,000 ton/year PP unit used the BP Amoco gas phase process and BP Amoco’s high-activity supported catalyst.  The plant produced random and blocked … Continue reading


The Plastics industry provides important engineering materials for a myriad of applications, including consumer products (e.g., cellular phones, televisions, electronics), packaging, automotive (e.g., body panels, dashboards, lenses), and foods (e.g., films, containers). Reliable material handling is vital in the Plastics … Continue reading