Linear alpha olefins
ExxonMobil is expanding the petrochemicals complex in Baytown, Texas, to include a world-scale LAO production unit. The full-range unit will be able to produce approximately 350,000 tons annually, with global distribution capability, assuring reliable supply of high-quality LAOs to meet your future needs.
Versatile building blocks
LAOs are extremely diverse. Known for high purity, they are used in a range of applications, including plastic packaging, high-performing engine and industrial oils, waxes, and as building blocks for surfactants and other specialty chemicals. LAOs can be tailored to meet individual specifications while providing unlimited options for new chemical development.
Candles, rheology and surface applications, plastics processing and several other specialty uses including cosmetic emollients, inks, color concentrates and crayons. For specific inquiries on our future synthetic waxes, please contact us.Main products: heavy LAOs > C20+.