12 November 2010 03:53 [Source: ICIS news]
The plant was supposed to restart on 26 October after a regular turnaround, the source said. It was taken off line on 19 October.
The plant had not been running smoothly, with operating rates currently at 70-80%, the source said.
“Due to operational restrictions, I believe the plant could only run to 100% in January next year,” he said.
IPA is used mainly as a solvent in applications such as cosmetics and pharmaceutical products, inks and coatings.
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