Company Snapshot

What We Do

MEGlobal is a world leader in the manufacture, supply and marketing of merchant monoethylene glycol (MEG) and diethylene glycol (DEG), collectively known as ethylene glycol (EG).

EG is a key raw material used in a wide variety of products and applications including the manufacture of polyester fibers, polyethylene terephthalate resins (PET), antifreeze formulations and other industrial products.

Our Manufacturing Capacity

MEGlobal manufactures more than 1.0 million MT (metric tonnes) of EG per year at its three manufacturing plants in Alberta, Canada.

  • Fort Saskatchewan: Nameplate capacity 380,000 MT per annum
  • Prentiss I, Red Deer: Nameplate capacity 320,000 MT per annum
  • Prentiss II, Red Deer: Nameplate capacity 320,000 MT per annum

Our Global Supply

In addition to production, MEGlobal is a market leader for EG in the world, marketing in excess of 2.0 million MT from its world-leading supply partners.

  • The Dow Chemical Company
  • EQUATE Petrochemical Company
  • MEGlobal also works with leading trading partners across the globe.

Our Responsible Care Commitments

MEGlobal is committed to meet the ethics, policies and codes of practice of Responsible Care®, a voluntary initiative within the global chemical industry that promotes the safe handling of products from development, through manufacture and distribution, to disposal.

Our People

MEGlobal has approximately 200 employees around the world in locations as diverse as the United Arab Emirates, Canada, China, Hong Kong, Kuwait, Switzerland and the United States.

Our History

Established in July 2004, MEGlobal is a wholly-owned subsidiary of EQUATE Petrochemical Company and is headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.