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DuPont Belle Works

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1925

DuPont built the Belle plant

Other events that happened on or around 1925

Apr 01, 1926

First high-pressure-process ammonia in North America was produced at Belle

1927

First commercial synthetic wood alcohol, methanol, was made at Belle

Other events that happened on or around 1927

1937

Belle began making clear plastic called Lucite

Other events that happened on or around 1937

1978

The DuPont Belle Works plant stopped producing ammonia

Other events that happened on or around 1978

1998

The last of the giant hyper compressors were cut into scrap at Dupont's Belle Plant

Other events that happened on or around 1998


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