HOUSTON, April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- LyondellBasell Industries announced today that its Houston refinery has returned the fluid catalytic cracking unit (FCCU) to service. The FCCU at the 268,000 barrels per day refinery was shut down for unplanned maintenance in late March.
LyondellBasell Industries is one of the world's largest polymers, petrochemicals and fuels companies. We are the global leader in polyolefins technology, production and marketing; a pioneer in propylene oxide and derivatives; a significant producer of advanced fuel products; and the owner of one of North America's largest full-conversion refineries. Through research and development, LyondellBasell develops innovative materials and technologies that deliver exceptional customer value and products that improve quality of life for people around the world. Headquartered in The Netherlands, LyondellBasell (http://www.lyondellbasell.com/) is privately owned by Access Industries.
CONTACT: David A. Harpole of LyondellBasell, +1-713-309-4125
Web site: http://www.lyondellbasell.com/