olefin olefin  /ˈoʊ lə fɪn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) any unsaturated aliphatic hydrocarbon

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  1. Injuries reported in Louisiana chemical plant explosion

    GEISMAR, LA - Authorities report there has been an explosion at a plant in the Geismar area and it is on fire. According to Louisiana State Police, it is the Williams Olefin plant on LA 3115.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KXLH Helena

  2. Chemical plant explodes and is on fire, injuries reported

    Authorities report there has been an explosion at a plant in the Geismar area and it is on fire. According to Louisiana State Police, it is the Williams Olefins plant on LA 3115.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KCTV 5 Kansas City

  3. Report: Six burn victims hospitalized after chemical plant explo - Tucson News Now

    Authorities report there has been an explosion at a plant in the Geismar area and it is on fire. According to Louisiana State Police, it is the Williams Olefins plant on LA 3115.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Tucson News Now

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