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Overall, the reaction in the River Parishes stands in stark contrast to the outrage that has erupted in Willowbrook, Illinois, where the Sterigenics International facility produces ethylene oxide, commonly used to sanitize medical equipment, fumigate spices, and make polyester and antifreeze.
* Company snapshots, including company overview, business description and information on current and upcoming Ethylene Oxide (EO) plants
* Ethylene Oxide (EO) industry supply scenario in Canada from 2005 to 2019, comprising plant capacity growth and installed plant capacity by production process and technology
The expansion will add four small ethylene oxide chambers of various sizes to the existing medium-sized chambers already in use at the Temecula facility.
Another application area of huge growth potential is the production of ethylene oxide. Ethylene oxide is mainly used to produce ethylene glycol which is a pre-product for polyester.
-up to 67% will be used for the third and fourth phase construction of production facilities of ethylene oxide with designed annual production capacities of 60,000 MT and 100,000 MT respectively;
Commercialised in 1994, the process allows manufacturers to produce ethylene oxide and ethylene glycol with fewer steps, less equipment and smaller plot size requirements than competitive technologies.
Nurses are at particular risk from the disinfectant gluteraldehyde and the sterilizing agent ethylene oxide. Safer alternatives to these substances are described in the report, available at
Today, the company has five plants using either gamma or beta rays and one plant using Ethylene Oxide sterilisation.
The Commission found that the combined entity would have high market shares in the merchant market for ethylene oxide. However, the investigation revealed that competitors would have the ability and the incentive to react to potential price increases by the combined entity.
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