NT1889 : Fife Ethylene Plant

taken 6 years ago, near to Donibristle, Fife, Great Britain

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Fife Ethylene Plant
Fife Ethylene Plant
The Mossmorran chemical works. It produces ethylene (ethene if you are at school) from oil sourced from the North Sea. Ethylene is used in vast quantities by the plastics industry.

The site is well screened by hills which are grazed.
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Date Taken
Friday, 20 January, 2012   (more nearby)
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Friday, 20 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Industry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 1849 8989 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:5.6890N 3:18.7033W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 1899 9082
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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Plastics  Hydrocarbon  Cracking  Ethene  Ethylene  Petrochemical Works 

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