Where It's Made
Chevron Phillips Chemical produces light pyrolysis oil (LPO) at its facility in Cedar Bayou, Texas.
How It's Made
LPO is produced as a co-product of ethylene production.
How It's Transported
LPO is transported by tank truck.
What It's Used For
LPO is sold for its naphthalene content. Naphthalene is used in the manufacture of plastics, dyes, solvents and other chemicals and is used as an antiseptic and insecticide.