JAPAN DISASTER: Mitsubishi Chem to restart BPA plant end June

21 April 2011 09:28  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Japan’s Mitsubishi Chemical plans to restart its 100,000 tonne/year bisphenol-A (BPA) plant at Kashima at the end of June, a company source said on Thursday.

The plant was shut down following the 11 March earthquake and tsunami.

The company runs a 120,000 tonne/year BPA plant at Kurosaki.

Operations at the Kurosaki BPA plant were unaffected by the quake, the source added.

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By: Liu Xin
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