Canada NOVA begins turnaround at Alberta cracker

05 June 2012 22:13  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Canada's NOVA Chemicals on Tuesday began a planned turnaround at its Joffre E1 cracker in Alberta, the company said.

The 726,000 tonne/year facility will be off line for 40 days, according to a spokesperson.

NOVA has two other crackers in Joffre, one of which is under a partnership with Dow Chemical, with a combined 2.1m tonnes/year of capacity.

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