Moderator at this years Economic Alliance Procurement Breakfast, BIC's Jeremy Osterberger gathers with the Procurement Panel. more

Lyondell Basell Industries was performing an emergency shutdown of its 263,776 barrel per day (bpd) Houston refinery. more


BIC attends Gulf Coast Industry Forum 2018 more

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Enjoying a wonderful evening of friendship and business at the AFPM Cat Cracker conference, are (top to bottom, left to right) Jerome Mauvigney of LyondellBasell, Thomas Brinsko of BIC Alliance, Cassie Tijerina of Phillips 66, John Sloan of.... more

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By the time he graduated from the University of Wisconsin with three degrees, Jim Hillier said he had thoroughly been bitten by the petrochemical and polymer bug. more


Among the standards and regulations set for industry by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), risk and technology reviews may be among the most challenging. more

Health, Safety & Environmental

LyondellBasell officially broke ground on what will be the largest propylene oxide (PO) and tertiary butyl alcohol (TBA) plant ever built. BIC, Economic Alliance and others came together to celebrate at their Channelview location. more

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Texas is seeking at least $12 billion for the full coastal spine, with nearly all of it coming from public funds. Last month, the government fast-tracked an initial $3.9 billion for three separate, smaller storm barrier projects that would... more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

The Houston area project is estimated to cost $2.4 billion, representing the single-largest capital investment in the company’s history. more


LyondellBasell, one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world, announced it has completed the acquisition of A. Schulman, Inc., a leading global supplier of high-performance plastic compounds, composites and powders. more


BIC Alliance, BASF, Lyondell and others network at the TCC board meeting and retreat. more

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Bob Patel, CEO of LyondellBasell, recently honored Total Safety with the 2018 GoalZERO Award at LyondellBasell's Contractor CEO Safety Conference. more

Supplier News

Final rules for the ethylene RTR, originally due in 2010, are now due January 2020, with MON rules, originally due in 2011, now due in March 2020. more

Chemical Processing

ILTA offers unparalleled opportunities for terminal operators and vendors alike. Check out these photos to see who was there. more

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LyondellBasell's Jeff Brock, left, speaks with Innovatia's Alex Palmer at the Operational Excellence in Refining & Petrochemicals Summit in Houston. more

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BIC meets up with Alliance members at the 2018 National Safety Conference & Expo at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center on April 11-13. more

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The Houston refinery of LyondellBasell, one of the largest plastics, chemicals, and refining companies in the world, celebrated its 100th anniversary on March 22, 2018. more

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BIC Magazine attends WPC 2018 in Houston more

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BIC Alliance, LyondellBasell, Axens and Eurecat enjoy their time at the AFPM Annual Meeting. more

People Going Places

American Chemistry Council and Texas Chemical Council welcomes guests to Hurricane Harvey: Lessons Learned Forum more

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