21 December 2011 13:33 [Source: ICIS news]HOUSTON (ICIS)--Westlake Chemical is increasing the capacity of its planned chlor-alkali facility at Geismar, Louisiana, to 350,000 electrochemical units (ECU)/year, up by 40% from the originally announced 250,000 ECU/year, the US-based producer said on Wednesday. Site work for the new facility is currently underway and the project is targeted for start-up in the second half of 2013, the company said.
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