Sasol polyethylene unit comes online

Sasol polyethylene unit comes online

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - A linear low-density polyethylene unit is now online at Sasol, company officials announced Wednesday.

The unit is the first of seven Lake Charles Chemical Project production facilities expected to begin operations at Sasol. The other six are expected to begin operations later this year and early next year.

The 470ktpa LLDPE unit is one of two polyethylene plants at the site.

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