The Facility

Egyptian Ethylene and Derivatives Company (ETHYDCO) is an Egyptian joint venture company has been established with the purpose to produce Ethylene, Butadiene and their derivatives (Polyethylene, Poly-Butadiene). The company started to build a 460,000 T/Y ethylene plant and a 20,000 T/Y butadiene extraction plant as part of ETHYDCO’s petrochemical complex in Alexandria. ETHYDCO took the initiative to comission a Zero Liquid Discharge plant to optimize a cosistant composite mix of treated effluent and water from Nile River canal.