18 December 2007 16:13 [Source: ICIS news]
It had hoped to get the production line back on-stream at the end of last week.
Technical problems brought down the HIPS line in early October. PS production at Feluy runs at 160,000 tonnes/year, split evenly between general purpose polystyrene (GPPS) and HIPS.
GPPS was not affected by production issues.
Major European PS producers include BASF, INEOS NOVA, Dow and Total Petrochemicals.
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