Regional economic group exec sees cracker facility for Upper Ohio Valley

The Upper Ohio Valley will definitely secure an ethane cracker as natural gas fields in the Utica and Marcellus shale regions make the area attractive for a petrochemical facility, said Don Rigby, executive director of the Regional Economic Development Partnership. "The amount of ethane coming out of these wells will eventually lead someone to build a cracker," Rigby said. "On a regular basis, there is someone in here looking," he added.

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