Japan’s Mitsubishi Engineering Plastics plans POM maintenance

19 June 2012 10:31  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Japan’s Mitsubishi Engineering Plastics is planning to shut its 20,000 tonne/year polyacetal (POM) plant in Yokkaichi in September or October for around three weeks of maintenance, a company source said on Tuesday.

Mitsubishi Engineering Plastics is a joint venture between Mitsubishi Gas Chemical and Mitsubishi Chemical.

POM, which is also known as acetal, polyoxymethylene and polyformaldehyde, is an engineering thermoplastic used in precision parts.

By: Heng Hui
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