22 January 2009 23:45 [Source: ICIS news]
The start-up followed a shutdown for inventory control in early December, the company said in a filing with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.
The plant's VAM capacity is 335,000 tonnes/year, according to ICIS plants and projects.
DuPont spokesman Nate Pepper declined to comment, citing company policy not to discuss such operations.
All of US VAM production is located at five plants south of
Millennium Petrochemicals operates a VAM plant in LaPorte; Dow Chemical has a unit in
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