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to the newest and most modern chemical plant in the South?
Located in t h e South or on t he Gulf . . . a long the At lan t ic o r Pacific Coas t s . . . on inland wate rways a s far north as Minneapo l i s and St . Paul or near foreign por t s? T h e n y o u ' r e close via water , rail or t ruck t r anspor ta t ion to W y a n d o t t e ' s new (Geismar W o r k s , immedia te ly sou th of Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
O n t h e M i s s i s s i p p i R iver , this new ethylene oxide p lan t (and a ch lor ine-caus t ic plant u n d e r const ruct ion) is accessible to oceangoing vessels for economical sh ipment to d e e p - w a t e r por t s .
B a r g e l a d i n g s dup l i ca t e this economy if you ' re located on the Mississippi, or in the Midwest or South on its t r ibutar ies like t h e Ohio and Tennessee Rivers . I n addi t ion , conven ien t stock poin ts have been es tablished at Bayonne , N. .I.. and Chicago, I11., to let more customers benefi t from these wate r - sh ipment a d v a n t a g e s .
This l o c a t i o n in t h e resource-rich South land has obvious a d v a n t a g e s for geographic expansion by a chemical c o m p a n y , l ike W y a n d o t t e , with a 68-year
record of being a good organiza t ion t o do busiiness wi th . Abundan t raw mate r ia l s , fuel, and power are avai lable to meet these daily. full-capacity .requirem e n t s of the Geismar W o r k s : 600 t ons of sal t ; 5,000,-000 gallons of process wa te r for m a k e - u p in a 45,000,-OOO-gallon, closed-circuit sys tem; 7.700 cu. f t . /min. of na tu ra l gas (1000 B t u ) ; 1,000,000 WH of electricity; plus large quant i t ies of e thy lene from nearby petrochemical p lan ts .
Important as the new Geismar Works is t o our cus tomer s and to ourselves, it is only a p a r t of a carefully in tegra ted growth p rog ram. This program is fur ther evidenced by the add i t ion of new facilities a t W y a n d o t t e , Michigan . . . in our increased research and deve lopment ac t iv i t ies and o the r preparations and p lans to p u t W y a n d o t t e in a position to better serve American business now and in the future . For more information on W y a n d o t t e p roduc t s and services, get in touch with your W y a n d o t t e representative, or w r i t e : Wyandotte Chemicals Corporation, Wyandotte, Michigan. Offices in principal cities.
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