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LyondellBasell Employees’ Volunteer Efforts Help Protect and Improve Environment
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LyondellBasell Employees’ Volunteer Efforts Help Protect and Improve Environment
LyondellBasell is committed to Advancing Our Planet by cleaning beaches, preserving ecosystems and treating injured marine mammals. Employees from around the world have been engaged in delivering on that commitment through volunteer work aimed at reducing environmental impacts. Since the beginning of 2021, LyondellBasell employee volunteers and their friends and families have dedicated over 400 hours to cleaning neighborhoods, parks and beaches around the Greater Houston area. Through the pow...
Powering the Next Generation of Scientists
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Powering the Next Generation of Scientists
Tomorrow’s chemical engineers and scientists will power the circular economy and innovate our business in new and creative ways. However, the pathways to achieving STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) degrees show there are too many roadblocks for women and minorities, and in particular for Black students. LyondellBasell provided scholarships to 10 students pursuing STEM education at Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCUs) through the Future of STEM Scholars Initiative...
LyondellBasell Supports COVID-19 Crisis in India with Donation to U.S. India Friendship Alliance
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LyondellBasell Supports COVID-19 Crisis in India with Donation to U.S. India Friendship Alliance
LyondellBasell is donating $100,000 to the U.S. India Friendship Alliance , helping the organization provide 250 oxygen concentrators to hospitals and medical facilities across India. Amid the country’s COVID-19 crisis, patients are in serious need of oxygen with demand increasing every day. “We cannot battle the ongoing crisis alone,” said Gaurav Verma, treasurer, US India Friendship Alliance. “Deepening private sector partnerships with organizations like LyondellBasell will undoubtedly help...
Celebrating the Courageous Men and Women Who Keep Us Safe
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Celebrating the Courageous Men and Women Who Keep Us Safe
“The role of a firefighter in today’s society – be it urban, rural, natural environment, volunteer, career, industrial, defense force, aviation, motor sport, or other is one of dedication, commitment and sacrifice – no matter what country we reside and work in. In the fire service we fight together against one common enemy – fire – no matter what country we come from, what uniform we wear or what language we speak.” ~Lt JJ Edmondson, 1999 Fearless, strong, noble and selfless - these are just ...
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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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 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...
LYB Channelview COVID-19 Response
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LYB Channelview COVID-19 Response
The LyondellBasell Channelview, Texas Complex just started a major turnaround when COVID-19 hit the U.S. It was evident with all the extra workers at the site, our site leadership had to find new and innovative ways in keeping our employees and contractors committed to GoalZERO and stopping the spread of the virus. It was uncharted waters and #TeamLYB was up for the challenge. We are proud of our story.  
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