16 February 2012 09:35 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Dutch producer AkzoNobel has plans to expand the capacity of its chloroacetic acid plant at Taixing in ?xml:namespace>
The expansion of the 60,000 tonne/year facility is being pursued to cater to the growing demand for the product in
Financial details and the planned timetable of the expansion were not disclosed.
The facility at Taixing started operations in 2002 with a 25,000 tonne/year capacity, which was expanded to 60,000 tonnes/year in early 2010.
AkzoNobel also has chloroacetic acid plants in the
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