Honeywell’s UOP Methanol-to-Olefins technology selected to convert coal to high-value petrochemicals in China
Green Car Congress
SEPTEMBER 20, 2012
has licensed Honeywell’s UOP methanol-to-olefins (MTO) technology to convert methanol from coal into key plastics building blocks. The MTO process, jointly developed by Honeywell’s UOP and INEOS, converts methanol from crude oil and non-crude oil sources such as coal or natural gas to ethylene and propylene.