Shell Chemicals moves forward with ethane cracker site construction in Pennsylvania

Shell Chemicals has finished preparing its Potter Township site for a new $6 billion ethane cracker plant, and is ready to build the plant and its surrounding petrochemicals complex, reports Hazardex. Thanks to the currently booming shale industry, the corporation is receiving generous incentives for its venture and construction will create 1,000 jobs in the area. For more, read the full story.