06 September 2012 21:59 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--Ascend Performance Materials reported emissions from its Chocolate Bayou plant in Texas, a development to which the company had no immediate comment on Thursday.
The plant released the chemicals when its AN2 reactors tripped, causing a 20-minute venting of the absorber off-gas, the filing said.
Plant personnel secured the unit, stabilised the waste heat boiler and then the absorber off-gas was reintroduced to the waste heat boiler, the filing said.The plant makes ACN.
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