06 April 2012 03:29 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--An explosion in a pipeline at ?xml:namespace>
The explosion occurred at about 03.00 hours
“The fire was put out in about two hours but there were no causalities,” the source added.
A company official confirmed that the 500,000 tonne/year No 5 cracker at
“We are still attending to the accident site and we have no other details,” he said, adding that other plants were not affected.
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