BASF begins start-up of Louisiana complex after Isaac

31 August 2012 17:00  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--BASF was working to start up operations at its Geismar complex in Louisiana, the company said on Friday.

The operations were shut down earlier this week in advance of Hurricane Isaac.

The following lists the products and capacities at BASF's Geismar complex, according to ICIS plants and projects.

Acetylene

50000

tonnes/year

Aniline

265000

tonnes/year

BDO

135000

tonnes/year

Butyrolactone

30000

tonnes/year

EO

220000

tonnes/year

HCl

160000

tonnes/year

MDI

290000

tonnes/year

Nitrobenzene

275000

tonnes/year

Polytetrahydrofuran

25000

tonnes/year

TDI

160000

tonnes/year



By: Al Greenwood
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