Grace Licenses UNIPOL PP Process Technology to Indonesia’s petrochemical plant
W.R. Grace & Co., the leading independent supplier of polyolefin catalyst technology and polypropylene (PP) process technology, has granted a license which allows PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk. (CAP) to expand its existing UNIPOL PP
® plant. The world-scale capacity UNIPOL
® PP facility, located in Indonesia, will be expanded to 590 KTA of polypropylene.
CAP is the largest integrated petrochemical company in Indonesia and operates the country’s only world-scale size naphtha cracker. The CAP plant is strategically located in Banten province, providing convenient access to key customers. Grace’s all gas-phase UNIPOL PP
® Process Technology provides the most advanced and broadest range of homopolymers, random copolymers, and impact copolymers in the industry. As the simplest of all PP process technologies, without any moving parts inside of the reactor and less equipment than any alternative, its reliable, safe, and stable operation leads to lower capital, operating, and maintenance costs.