Dow Plaquemine Complex is an active petrochemical complex located in Louisiana, the US. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 13,000 active and developing petrochemical plants worldwide, the complex started commercial operations in 1958. The plants are operated by Dow Chemical, The Dow Chemical and DuPont de Nemours. Buy the profile here.

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Key products capacity - Dow Plaquemine Complex, 2022

Key products produced in this complex include polyethylene, ethylene, propylene, propylene oxide (PO), ethylene glycol (EG) etc.

Polyethylene accounts for the majority of the total annual capacity of the complex, followed by ethylene and propylene respectively.

Details of key upcoming projects in Dow Plaquemine Complex

The complex is set to add capacity with upcoming plant, Dow Plaquemine Methyl Acrylate Plant.

The complex also includes Dow Plaquemine 2-Ethylhexyl Acrylate (2-EHA) Plant for which the capacity information is not available/reported.

About Dow Chemical

Dow Chemical Co (Dow Chemical ) is a manufacturer and supplier of chemical products. The company’s product includes additives and modifiers, adhesives and sealants, amines and chelates, conductive materials, elastomers and plastomers, gels, encapsulants and conformal coatings, intermediates and feedstocks, lubricants, monomers and optical materials. Dow Chemical also carries out plastic additives, polyethylene, polyurethanes, release coatings and agents, resins, binders and film formers, silicones, silicone-organic hybrids and silanes, solvents and glycols, specialty polymers and compounds, surfactants, emulsifiers and polyglycols among others. It serves its products to agriculture, construction, beauty, food and beverage, healthcare, electronics, oil, gas and mining among others. The company has operations across Canada, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin America. Dow is headquartered in Midland, Michigan, the US.

About DuPont de Nemours

DuPont de Nemours Inc (DuPont), formerly DowDuPont Inc, is a provider of technology-based materials and solutions. It supplies materials and printing systems to the advanced printing industry; and materials and solutions for the fabrication of semiconductors and integrated circuits addressing front-end and back-end of the manufacturing process. The company's product portfolio includes adhesives, advanced printing solutions, animal nutrition, construction materials, biomaterials, electronic solutions, fabrics, fibers & nonwovens, food & beverage ingredients, industrial films, medical devices, resins and others. It serves industries such as automotive, building & construction, energy, electronics, food & beverage, aerospace, textile, medical, personal care and packaging & printing. DuPont is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, the US.

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This content was updated on 14 May 2024

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