Bayport Polymers Plant

About

One of three LyondellBasell plants in the Pasadena Industrial District, this site produces basic building-block chemicals that our customers convert into consumer products such as food containers, medical syringes, carpeting, diapers and plastic components in vehicles. It is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for food and medicine packaging applications and holds an ISO 9000 quality certification.

LyondellBasell’s Bayport Polymers Plant manufactures polymers that are used to make consumer products such as food containers, medical syringes, carpeting, diapers, roofing materials and plastic components in vehicles. The site has received approval by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for specific food and medicine packaging applications.

Our site serves as a significant economic engine for the surrounding areas which include La Porte, Shoreacres, Taylor Lake Village, El Lago, Pasadena and Clear Lake.  For decades, LyondellBasell has offered good paying, stable jobs. Our workers live and shop in the area which means they purchase millions of dollars in local goods and services. The property taxes paid by LyondellBasell help support the local schools and government services.

Because of our dedication to sustainable prosperity, we operate our facilities in a manner that protects people and the environment. Through our culture of Operational Excellence, LyondellBasell companies are committed to constant improvement in safety and environmental performances. 

Providing Economic Value

  • 415 employees and contractors

  • Annual payroll and benefits of more than $27 million

  • Purchases of more than $68 million in local goods and services in 2014

  • Local property taxes of nearly $2.8 million annually 

The LyondellBasell Bayport Polymers Plant is on Bay Area Boulevard adjacent to LyondellBasell’s Bayport Choate Plant. It is close to the cities of Shoreacres, La Porte, Taylor Lake Village, El Lago, Pasadena and the Clear Lake Area of Houston.

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AMENDED PUBLIC NOTICE OF APPLICATION AND
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR'S PRELIMINARY DECISION

Permit Amendment Application

Equistar Chemicals, LP- Bayport Polypropylene Plant

Permit Number: 9423
Equistar Chemicals, LP
Pasadena, TX
Harris County
Regulated Entity Number: RN100216761
Customer Reference Number: CN600124705

This permit amendment application to Air Quality Permit No. 9423, Project No. 299187, would authorize modifications to the Bayport Polypropylene Plant at the Bayport Polymers Plant, located at 12001 Bay Area Boulevard, Pasadena, Harris County, Texas 77507. Additional information concerning this application can be accessed in three ways:

  • By clicking on the link on this web page, or
  • By contacting Derek Rodricks at 281-291-1684 or derek.rodricks@lyb.com for hardcopies of the application, or
  • A hard copy of the application is also available at the La Porte Public Library for copying. During the COVID-19 period, the library may have special business hours and procedures. Please contact the Library at (281) 471-4022 or lap@hcpl.net for document pickup instructions.

AMENDED NOTICE OF RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS AND
INTENT TO OBTAIN AIR PERMIT AMENDMENT AND RENEWAL

Permit Amendment and Renewal Application

Equistar Chemicals, LP - Bayport Polypropylene Plant

Permit Number: 9423
Equistar Chemicals, LP
Pasadena, TX
Harris County
Regulated Entity Number: RN100216761
Customer Reference Number: CN600124705

This permit amendment application to Air Quality Permit No. 9423, Project No. 316515, would authorize modifications to the Bayport Polypropylene Plant at the Bayport Polymers Plant, located at 12001 Bay Area Boulevard, Pasadena, Harris County, Texas 77507. Additional information concerning this application can be accessed in three ways:

  • By clicking on the link on this web page, or
  • By contacting Carlisa Navy at 281-474-0727 or carlisa.navy@lyb.com for hardcopies of the application, or
  • A hard copy of the application is also available at the La Porte Public Library for copying. During the COVID-19 period, the library may have special business hours and procedures. Please contact the Library at (281) 471-4022 or lap@hcpl.net for document pickup instructions.