September 2016 – Surfactants Monthly The highlight of the month for me, of course, was the trip to Berlin and the 5th ICIS European Surfactant Conference. We were fortunate enough to have one of ICIS’ young up-and-coming journalists cover the whole thing for us so I will post a few links to Melissa Bartlett’s surfactant articles in a separate post. Coming up next month we have the 6th (already!) Asian Surfactant Conference in Singapore. Please join me there, November 8 – 9th at the Marina Bay Sands. As always, the day before, we have our business training course as an optional extra for all conference attendees. End of commercial. Here’s the news: A big new refinery project in China will include ethylene oxide capacity, according to ICIS. China’s Zhejiang Rongsheng is building a joint venture refinery-petrochemical complex in Zhoushan, with the first phase due to start up in late 2018. The yuan (CNY) 160bn ($24bn) project, which will be built in two phases in China’s eastern Zhejiang province, is expected to have an overall refining capacity of 40m tonnes/year or 800,000 bbl/day. It will have an ethylene capacity of 2.8m tonnes/year, with aromatics production estimated at 10.4m tonnes/year, and will include a propane dehydrogenation (PDH)…
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What: 6th ICIS World Surfactant Conference
When: May 11 – 13, 2016 (inc. Bio-Surfactant Seminar)
Where: New York
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