The Egyptian Linear Alkyl Benzene Co. (ELAB) is an Egyptian Shareholding Company established in 23 November 2003 according to the investment law No.8 of 1997, to produce Linear Alkyl Benzene licensed by UOP Technology for a capacity of 100000 ton /year.

The EPC Contract was signed on 18-Dec-2005 with the consortium of the Korean Company  GSE&C, ENPPI & PETROJET.

Linear Alkyl Benzene (LAB) is considered one of the most important raw materials used in laundry detergents, light duty dishwashing liquids, and industrial cleaners.