18 May 2012 16:21 [Source: ICIS news]
The plant was put into turnaround in mid-April for routine maintenance.
The Freeport plant in Texas has a phenol capacity of 295,000 tonnes/year and an acetone capacity of 180,000 tonnes/year, according to ICIS plants and projects.
Attempts to reach a company spokesperson were unsuccessful.
Dow also has an 85,000 tonne/year epoxy resins unit at the site, which was shut down in the same time frame and is expected to be restarted in May.
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