Dow Chemical begins turnaround at Louisiana cracker

19 January 2012 22:30  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Dow Chemical began a planned turnaround at its St Charles cracker in Louisiana on Thursday.

The 610,000 tonne/year unit will be off line for 45 days, according to sources in the market.

Dow confirmed the turnaround started on Thursday but declined to comment on the length.

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By: William Lemos
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