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Our company's response to COVID-19
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Our company's response to COVID-19
Each day we are presented with new challenges with the COVID-19 pandemic. As we learn more from the World Health Organization (WHO), Centers for Disease Control (CDC), European Centers for Disease Control (ECDC) and other health authorities about this virus and how it is spread, we are making decisions to help protect our LyondellBasell family and the communities where we operate in every way we can. It’s times like these when it’s important to express our gratitude. Thank you to our workforc...
Celebrating Excellence
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Celebrating Excellence
When I think of excellence, I think of striving to be the best and delivering outstanding performance.  Every two years, LyondellBasell holds an employee awards ceremony to recognize and celebrate the positive business outcomes and teamwork behind our achievements. The EXCELLENCE Awards represent the highest honor an employee can receive from our company. The awards are given to individuals and teams who exemplify our company’s values of excellence, ownership, teamwork.    This year’s...
LyondellBasell Supports the Next Generation of Women in STEM
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LyondellBasell Supports the Next Generation of Women in STEM
As the world honors and reflects on the accomplishments and progress of women for National Women’s History Month, there is pride in knowing our company is focused on being part of the forward movement. LyondellBasell supports initiatives that advance education and careers for women in areas where they are often underrepresented - Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). Through its global corporate citizenship program,  Advancing Good , LyondellBasell sponsors job training facilities...
LyondellBasell Employee Training and Preparation Help Save Lives
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LyondellBasell Employee Training and Preparation Help Save Lives
Sudden cardiac arrest is a leading cause of death in the U.S. In fact, more than 350,000 cardiac arrests occur outside of the hospital each year at unexpected places like work or the grocery store, according to the American Heart Association . The encouraging news, however, is that over the years bystander CPR has significantly improved survival rates of sudden cardiac arrest victims. A group of LyondellBasell employees are among the courageous bystanders who have stepped up in critical...
LyondellBasell Celebrates World Water Day
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Sustainability
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LyondellBasell Celebrates World Water Day
Water means a variety of things to different people, environments, and cultures around the world. Whether it is being used for health and hygiene, industry processes or nature preservation, water is something the world cannot live without. As the world continues to modernize and the global population increases, there is an even greater demand for this natural resource. In recognition of World Water Day, we want to emphasize how our deliberate steps toward sustainability and conservation help...
LyondellBasell Advances Learning Across the U.S. Through Employee Donations
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LyondellBasell Advances Learning Across the U.S. Through Employee Donations
The need for classroom materials and project supplies has been magnified by the global pandemic. Teachers and students have faced especially heightened challenges since schools first began closing last March. From bouncing between in-person learning to virtual learning and back again, to trying to focus on arithmetic while worrying about health and safety, students and teachers are in need of support. Now more than ever, resources like books, pens, notebooks, connectivity devices, and learnin...
LyondellBasell Glass Distillation Lab at San Jacinto College CPET
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LyondellBasell Glass Distillation Lab at San Jacinto College CPET
After years of planning, design and construction, the new LyondellBasell Glass Distillation Lab is complete. The lab, located in the LyondellBasell Center for Petrochemical, Energy, & Technology (CPET) at San Jacinto College in Pasadena, TX, is a scaled model distillation plant. The glass lab shows the chemical and physical processes that take place within a chemical plant. It is designed to be a hands-on training tool for the next generation of operators, teaching process technology and...
A Day in Life #TeamLYB at Morris, IL
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A Day in Life #TeamLYB at Morris, IL
LyondellBasell (LYB) hosted a closed Point of Distribution Center (POD) vaccination clinic for 112 LYB employees Friday, Feb. 12 with the Grundy County Health Department. A second dose vaccination clinic for the employees will be held in early March. LyondellBasell’s on-site medical staff administered the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine to employees who volunteered to do their part in advancing immunity to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.
LyondellBasell Celebrates International Women's Day 2021
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LyondellBasell Celebrates International Women's Day 2021
LyondellBasell is celebrating International Women’s Day. It’s a day to inspire other women. It’s a day to celebrate that woman can work and have a family. It’s a day to celebrate women’s choices. It’s a day to honor all mothers, sisters, girlfriends, colleagues and daughters to be whatever they want to be. It’s a day to celebrate the power of women! This year, the global theme of International Women’s Day is #ChooseToChallenge. From challenge comes change. Together, we can all help create a...
LyondellBasell Celebrates World Wildlife Day
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LyondellBasell Celebrates World Wildlife Day
As part of LyondellBasell’s global citizenship program, we are committed to Advancing Our Planet and protecting our environment for future generations. A healthy environment is key to a healthy ecosystem. In order for our ecosystem to thrive, it is important to protect and preserve our wildlife. Each year, LyondellBasell sites and employees around the world support wildlife-related organizations and participate in environmental events. In honor of World Wildlife Day, we highlight a few of the...
LyondellBasell Cookbook: A Creative Way to Engage Employees throughout COVID-19
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LyondellBasell Cookbook: A Creative Way to Engage Employees throughout COVID-19
LyondellBasell frequently looks for new and creative ways to make deeper community connections and build more meaningful employee engagement globally. The company recently found a way to do so through the universal language – food. LyondellBasell introduced an e-cookbook in January 2021 that featured 67 recipes submitted by employees from around the globe. The e-cookbook, meant to support a corporate culture of connecting and sharing, accomplished so much more, including being seen as a nod t...
Making the Last Drop Count
Innovation
Making the Last Drop Count
Have you ever struggled to squeeze the last bit of shampoo out of a container, and despite shaking and insisting, there is always some product that remains stuck at the bottom? I’ll bet the answer is yes. Let’s use hair conditioner as another example. It is less soluble in water, making it hard to wash out of the bottle. It tends to leave a high residue in the bottles because of its thick texture. This is not only frustrating but wastes product and makes it harder to recycle the container....
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