Formosa opens new LDPE plant in Point Comfort TX (I am not sure what the picture has to do with the story)
This week in History
On 11/30/2011, INEOS and BASF form a joint venture to produce styrenics. The new company is called Styrolution.
On 12/7/1909, Leo Baekland patents Bakelite phenolic resin which becomes the worlds first commercial synthetic plastic.