Geismar, La.
 

Huntsman signRubicon LLC*
9156 Highway 75
PO Box 517
Geismar, LA 70734
Telephone: +1 225 673 6141
Telefax: +1 225 673 6442

Contact

Director of Operations for PU Americas:
General Manager of Rubicon LLC
Mark Dearman
+1 225 242-5352
+1 225 278-9823

Environment, Health & Safety:
Manager EHS, Rubicon LLC
Christy Blanchard
+1 225 242 5353
+1 225 205 0477

Communications:
Manager, Human Resources & Public Affairs, Rubicon LLC
Shannon Arceneaux
+1 225 242-5003

 

 


 Plant History

  • Site production began in 1966 - Aniline, Toluene Diisocyanate (TDI) and Diphenylamine (DPA)
  • Methylene Diphenyl Isocyanate (MDI) added in 1972
  • Aniline/DPA expansion in 1979
  • Second MDI plant added in 1989
  • Major expansion in 2000 - Third MDI plant, Nitrobenzene/Aniline plants
  • Maleic Anhydride plant added in 2009
  • MDI capacity expansion project in 2013

 

Size of Facility
81 Acres

 

Facility Products and Markets Served

  • Methylene Diphenyl Isocyanate (MDI)
  • Maleic Anhydride
  • Hydrochloric Acid (HCI)
  • Polyols
  • Nitrobenzene
  • Aniline
  • Diphenylamine (DPA)

End Use Products

  • Polyurethane Insulation
  • Furniture and Bedding
  • Automotive
  • Adhesives, Coatings and Elastomers
  • Composite Wood Products
  • Footwear
  • Molded Plastics
  • Pharmaceuticals

Safety

Safety and Environmental Awards

  • 2012 LCA “Best in LA” SAFE Award
  • OSHA VPP Star Safety Site
  • Behavioral Based Safety Program
  • Over $40 million spent annually on Responsible Care & EHS improvements
  • 2011, 2012 and 2013 Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality’s “Environmental Leadership Award"

Involvement in the Surrounding Communities

  • Adopt A School (St. Amant High, Duplessis Primary, and Pecan Grove Primary)
  • Awards for Adopt A School Teachers (Service/Attendance/Teacher of the Year)
  • American Cancer Gonzales Relay
  • American Heart Association
  • Ascension Community Advisory Panel
  • Ascension Chamber of Commerce
  • Ascension Fund – Teacher Grants
  • Ascension Parish Law Enforcement Luncheon
  • Capital City High Rollers – Special Olympics
  • Career Days/Engineers Day/Student Tours for Ascension Schools
  • ChemFriends Expo
  • Christmas Crusade – Ascension
  • COEA - Community Opportunities East Ascension
  • Community Awareness & Emergency Response (CAER)
  • Community College Advisory Committee
  • Geismar/Darrow Tutoring Programs
  • Greater Baton Rouge Industry Alliance (GBRIA)
  • Junior Achievement
  • Louisiana Chemical Association (LCA)
  • March of Dimes
  • Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center
  • Near Neighbor Programs Helping Hands Caring Parents of GeismarDarrow Citizen – Back to School Christian Assembly Programs
  • Providence Corporate Cup PTEC (Process Technology Degree Training)Scholarship Program
  • PTEC Internship Program
  • Scholarships to children of employees
  • Science Fairs
  • Scholoarship - Society of Women Engineers

 

Plant Fact Sheet - Geismar (pdf)

 

 * Rubicon LLC is a joint venture of Huntsman and Chemtura Corporation.