Eastman Chemical restarting US cracker after 3-week maintenance

04 June 2012 23:40  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Eastman Chemical was restarting its HCC-3 Longview cracker in Texas, the company said in a public filing available on Monday.

Eastman took the 141,000 tonne/year cracker down on 9 May for a three-week planned turnaround, according to a spokesperson.

The company has a second cracker with 141,000 tonnes/year of capacity in Longview and a larger unit with 358,000 tonnes/year of capacity.

By: William Lemos
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