Sinopec SABIC Tianjin Petchem to shut phenol/acetone plant in Apr

15 March 2012 10:46  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Sinopec SABIC Tianjin Petrochemical plans to shut its 350,000 tonne/year phenol/acetone unit for about 20 days of maintenance from 20 April, a company source said on Thursday.

The maintenance is for equipment upgrade, the company source said.

Phenol output loss from the shutdown is estimated at about 12,000 tonnes, and 7,200 tonnes for acetone.

By: Jenny Yi

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