The HP plant will have a capacity of more than 300 kilotonnes per annum (KTA) with a concentration of 100 per cent, and will serve as a source of raw material for the production of propylene oxide (
Dow is also negotiating with BASF to construct a second 390KTA PO manufacturing plant in Map Ta Phut,
According to Dow, HPPO technology reduces wastewater and increases energy efficiency.
The Thai HPPO plant will be supplied with propylene from the liquids cracker factory that Dow is building with The Siam Cement Group.
The HP and HPPO plants in