Channelview Complex

LyondellBasell's Channelview Complex is one of the largest petrochemical facilities on the Gulf Coast, covering an area of almost 4,000 acres.

Our Channelview plant, about 20 miles east of downtown Houston, has been part of the North Channel community since 1957. Today, the Channelview Complex comprises an area of almost 4,000 acres with two large manufacturing facilities and a workforce of more than 1,900 people.

Two olefin units at the north side facility manufacture ethylene, propylene, butadiene and benzene. The south side facility uses many of these products to produce propylene oxide, styrene monomer and other derivatives and gasoline-blending products.

LyondellBasell combines teams of highly skilled employees with some of the world's finest manufacturing equipment to produce the basic building blocks for countless goods and products that people use every day, such as clothing, food packaging, household furnishings, automotive parts and home building materials. Whether used to supply the necessities of modern life or some of the first convenience products needed in developing countries, our products help enhance the quality of life for people around the world.

Economic Impact

• More than 1,900 jobs
• Payroll and benefits of more than $156 million per year
• Goods and services purchases of approximately $824 million per year
• Property tax payments of more than $30 million annually

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LyondellBasell Chemical Company -
Channelview Plant

Regulated Entity Number: RN100633650
Customer Reference Number: CN600344402

The Lyondell Chemical Company (Lyondell) – Channelview, Texas facility plans to conduct the HWC MACT Comprehensive Performance Test tentatively the week of December 7, 2020. The hazardous waste thermal treatment units at the Lyondell Channelview facility are Boiler Nos. 1, 2, and 3; and an industrial furnace, Hot Oil Heater F-57180. A copy of the Comprehensive Performance Test Plan will be available to the public for review for sixty (60) calendar days via the following link The comprehensive performance test is being conducted to comply with the Clean Air Act requirements in 40 CFR 63 Subpart EEE.

The regulatory agency contact is Manisha Poudyal, Project Manager, 512-239-2286. Or Mr. Srinath Venkat, P.E., TCEQ Industrial and Hazardous Waste Permits Section, 512-239-6382. Additional information can be obtained by calling Ms. Susie Geraci, Environmental Engineer at (281) 452-8866 or email

Information concerning the HWC MACT CPT Plan for Boilers 1,2,3 and the Industrial furnace F-57180 can be accessed by clicking the links below.