Inside shell eastern petrochemicals complex

Scaling up new chemical reactions

Engineers at Shell have developed a more efficient process for making the raw materials needed to manufacture many of today’s plastics and textiles.

Hitting home with safety

Thousands of workers from more than 20 countries helped to create Shell’s largest integrated refinery and petrochemical complex.

A successful upgrade

Shell successfully upgraded the ethylene cracker on Bukom Island in early 2015, boosting production of ethylene by more than 20%.