Plaquemine Ethane Cracker

From Global Energy Monitor

Plaquemine Cracker is a mixed feed cracker plant within the Dow North America facility in Plaquemine, LA United States.[1] In 2016, Dow added the capacity to its Plaquemine cracker to process ethane in addition to butane and naphtha.[2]


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Project Details

  • Sponsor:Dow Chemical Co.[1]
  • Parent Company:
  • Location: Plaquemine, LA USA.
  • Coordinates:30.318038,-91.232461[1]
  • Status: Operating [2]
  • CapacityValue: 225,000 additional capacity since 2016 retrofit [2]
  • CapacityUnit: metric tons/year [2]
  • Start date: 2016 (ethane cracking) [2]

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