• Tessenderlo

    Chevron Phillips Chemicals International N.V., Tessenderlo Plant

    Located in the Eastern part of Belgium, the Tessenderlo Plant has been in operation since 1981, founded under Phillips Petroleum Company, now Phillips 66.  The Tessenderlo Specialty Chemicals Plant produces a range of specialty organosulfur compounds, utilizing the sulfur chemicals technology.
    The plant has grown over the years from the original design capacity of 11,000 MTa to a sustained production capacity of about 39,000 MTa. After the successful completion and start-up of an expansion project in 2014, the plant is now capable of producing 55,000 MTa of Organosulfur products and 15,000 MTa of on-purpose H2S, one of the key feedstocks.

    Sustainable Operations 

    Safety & Environment
    At Chevron Phillips Chemicals International, we believe in working safely or not at all. That’s why safety is our top priority at all our facilities.
    Our company creates products and services that make life better for people around the world – both today and tomorrow.  As a matter of policy, Chevron Phillips Chemicals International strives to manufacture, handle, transport and dispose of its chemical products 100 percent safely.
    The Tessenderlo plant has an outstanding safety record and is certified ISO 9001 Quality management system, ISO 14001 Environmental management system and OHSAS 18001 Safety management system.
    Community Involvement
    Chevron Phillips Chemicals International’s Tessenderlo facility actively supports the local community.
    • Sponsoring local cultural, social and sport events
    • Sponsoring local schools
    • Participation in the Schools / Industry Council with regards to SEVESO guidelines

    Academic Support
    Chevron Phillips Chemical believes in supporting educational initiatives to help foster interest in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), as well as other educational endeavors to strengthen the local industry.  Academic support includes:
    • Trainee possibilities in the plant
    • Thesis support for graduates
    • Engineering studies in cooperation with academic institutes

    Products Produced

    Organosulfur chemicals - Organosulfur Specialty Chemicals are used in a variety of applications: as Odorant for natural gas, as Modifier for SBR Latex, Nitrile Rubber & ABS Polymer, as Intermediate for agro-chemicals and pharmaceuticals, as Biocide, as Intermediate for water treatment chemicals, products for photographic industry & PVC stabilizer, and as Anti-oxidants and UV stabilizers for plastics.

    Contact Information

    Chevron Phillips Chemicals International N.V.
    Industrieterrein Schoonhees 2166
    Fabrieksstraat 5
    B-3980 Tessenderlo

    Phone: +32 (0)13 61 04 11
    Fax: +32 (0)13 66 30 06