LyondellBasell Australia, a company of LyondellBasell Industries, is headquartered in Melbourne and is the sole manufacturer of polypropylene in Australia.
Polypropylene resins are manufactured at our Geelong Polypropylene Plant in Victoria from propylene feedstock obtained from local refineries and petrochemical plants.
LyondellBasell Australia employees approximately 90 people, including chemical process operators, engineers, laboratory staff, instrument/electrical tradespeople, finance management and support, logistics and sales personnel and others.
With a local Market Development Laboratory providing advanced technical and product development support, combined with LyondellBasell's industry-defining innovations, superior technical expertise and global reach, provide a strong foundation for our commitment to the Australian and New Zealand markets.
LyondellBasell Australia has also been acknowledged by the Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO), in a number of awards, including APCO Award in the Packaging Manufacturers and Suppliers Sector (2020, 2021), APCO Sustainable Packaging Excellence Award (2020) and APCO Award in the Chemistry and Agriculture (2018, 2019).