23 April 2012 05:50 [Source: ICIS news]
Evonik’s annual capacity of hydrogen peroxide will be increased by nearly 40%, the company said, adding that its current capacity is 600,000 tonnes/year.
The company recently set up Evonik Specialty Chemicals Jilin (ESCJ) to run the new facility, Evonik said.
ESCJ will supply hydrogen peroxide from the unit directly to an adjacent propylene oxide (
The HPPO process was developed by Evonik in collaboration with engineering firm ThyssenKrupp Uhde GmbH.
($1 = €0.76)
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