Westlake Chemical Company and Management Donate $500,000 to the American Red Cross for Hurricane Relief

  Westlake Chemical Company and Management Donate $500,000 to the American Red
  Cross for Hurricane Relief

Business Wire

HOUSTON -- September 1, 2017

Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) announced today that the company and
its management have made a donation of $500,000 to the American Red Cross to
assist communities in Texas and Louisiana impacted by Hurricane Harvey.

“We are saddened by the thousands of residents in the Gulf Coast region that
have been affected by Hurricane Harvey,” said Albert Chao, Westlake CEO. “But
this tragic event has brought out the admirable qualities of the people of the
region – their desire to lend a helping hand where needed. We are thankful for
the first responders and volunteers providing aid to these devastated
communities and for the support of organizations like the Red Cross.”

About Westlake Chemical Corporation

Westlake Chemical Corporation is an international manufacturer and supplier of
petrochemicals, polymers and building products with headquarters in Houston,
Texas. The company's range of products includes: ethylene, polyethylene,
styrene, propylene, chlor-alkali and derivative products, PVC suspension and
specialty resins, PVC Compounds, and PVC building products including siding,
pipe, fittings and specialty components, windows, fence, deck and film. For
more information, visit the company's Web site at www.westlake.com.

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