07 June 2011 07:35 [Source: ICIS news]
A second plant with the same capacity is being built and expected to come on stream about a year later, the source added.
The BDO output at the upcoming plants will be sold primarily in
Kaixiang Chemical mainly engages in the production and sales of methanol and dimethyl ether (DME).
BDO is used industrially as a solvent and in the manufacture of some types of plastics, elastic fibres and polyurethanes.
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