|Applying ISA-88.01 to Polyethylene Production|
|Presented at the WBF North American Conference, Philadelphia, PA, March 24–26, 2008, by|
|Chris MorseProduct Managerchris.email@example.comHoneywell Inc., Lovelace Road,Bracknell, RG12 8WD, UK|
The production of polyethylene is considered a classic continuous process. However, a number of the manufacturing challenges associated with polyethylene production are also common to batch manufacturing. These common factors include raw materials management, traceability, and production control. After a detailed analysis of the typical automation requirements, many principles of ISA-88.01 can be applied to the majority of the polyethylene production process if special considerations ...