Sinopec SABIC Tianjin Petrochemical restart HDPE unit on 5 April

05 April 2012 04:16  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Sinopec SABIC Tianjin Petrochemical restarted its 300,000 tonne/year high density polyethylene (HDPE) unit at Tianjin in north China on 5 April, a company source said on Thursday.

The HDPE plant was shut on 25th March because of a technical glitch, he added. The nature of the problem was not revealed.

After the restart the plant will start producing injection-grade HDPE following a gap of one year, the source said.


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