05 April 2012 16:02 [Source: ICIS news]
Prosecutors at Evonik's headquarter's in
Experts are continuing their investigation of the plant’s technical work processes, they added.
The accident occurred at a plant producing cyclododecatriene (CDT). CDT is used to make laurolactam which is used as a monomer in polyamide 12 (PA12).
Evonik added that it is making every effort to ensure the CDT plant is being repaired and returned to full capacity as soon as possible.
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