28 September 2012 11:12 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--SKC Corp’s newly-debottlenecked hydrogen peroxide-to-propylene oxide (HPPO) plant in ?xml:namespace>
The plant has yet to attain “optimal production point”, the source said.
The plant now boasts a nameplate capacity of 130,000 tonnes/year, up from the previous 100,000 tonnes/year.
A new catalyst was installed during the de-bottlenecking and the process was shorter than the initially-scheduled 10 days, the source said.
Additional reporting by Vikki Shen in
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