ExxonMobil Chemical today announced the opening of its world-scale manufacturing facility that will enable the company to produce up to 50,000 tons of SpectraSyn Elite metallocene polyalphaolefin (mPAO) synthetic lubricant base stocks annually at its integrated refining and chemical complex in Baytown, Texas.
At its peak, the Baytown synthetic base stocks plant project, which began in 2011, employed over 700 construction-related workers.To learn more visit: Baytown SpectraSyn Elite announcement video and related information # # # About ExxonMobil Chemical ExxonMobil Chemical is one of the world’s premier petrochemical companies with manufacturing, technology and marketing operations around the world. The company delivers a broad portfolio of products and solutions efficiently and responsibly, with a commitment to create outstanding customer and shareholder value. ExxonMobil Chemical endorses the principles of sustainable development, including the need to balance economic growth, social development and environmental considerations. To learn more, visit www.exxonmobilchemical.com, www.exxonmobilsynthetics.com or www.spectrasynelite.com Note to Editors: 1. ExxonMobil, the ExxonMobil logo, Synesstic, Esterex, SpectraSyn, SpectraSyn Plus and SpectraSyn Elite are trademarks of Exxon Mobil Corporation. 2. The term "ExxonMobil Chemical" refers collectively to some or all of the companies affiliated with Exxon Mobil Corporation, and/or itself, which have chemical manufacturing and/or marketing operations around the world.