The result of an idea generated back in the early 1970's, we've been located here in the heart of Central Alberta for more than 25 years.

We want to provide you — our community — with information about Joffre Site facilities, how we work with our stakeholders, our contributions to quality of life in Central Alberta, and the responsible way we operate our facilities.

NOVA Chemicals Community Nature Trail


Come visit NOVA Chemicals Community Nature Trail – an excellent opportunity for you to connect with nature, learn about local wildlife and plants as well as the area’s history.


Construction has begun on the expanded polyethylene facilities at the Joffre Site which will include a world-scale polyethylene reactor (R3). While R3 and associated infrastructure require a significant $900-million capital investment, the Project is categorized as modest derivative expansion, largely integrated within the site’s existing “footprint.”

Polyethylene 1 Expansion Project Information


-NOVA Chemicals Joffre site is proposing to install a second, back-up waste caustic well on site to enhance reliable operations and to provide flexibility for system maintenance. Read more.
-Proposed New Stormwater Retention Pond Fact Sheet
-SiteLine- September 2017 Volume 28, Number 3
-Soil Enhancement Program- Learn about the program and how neighbours can participate. 
-SiteLine Archives