22 September 2010 08:25 [Source: ICIS news]
It was previously estimated that the plants would come on stream at the end of 2010, but a court injunction last year forced the company to amend their construction plans, Asahi Kasei said in a statement.
“PTT Asahi Chemical received an official document from the relevant governmental authorities in Thailand declaring that our ACN and MMA project is not considered to be one which would cause harmful effects on the environment or human health, and is therefore exempted from the suspension order,” the Asahi Kasei statement said.
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