China’s Shanghai Sinopec Mitsui restarts BPA unit after outage

26 September 2012 10:17  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Shanghai Sinopec Mitsui Chemicals restarted its 120,000 tonne/year bisphenol A (BPA) unit at Caojing in Shanghai on Wednesday afternoon after a few days of outage, a company source said.

The plant was shut down on 22 September because of a mechanical problem, the company source said without elaborating.

Shanghai Sinopec Mitsui Chemicals is a joint venture between Chinese major Sinopec and Japan’s Mitsui Chemicals.

By: Jessica Mao

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