Korea Alcohol restarts Ulsan etac/butac plant after overhaul

25 October 2012 09:00  [Source: ICIS news]

MELBOURNE (ICIS)--Korea Alcohol Industrial on Thursday restarted its 85,000 tonne/year ethyl acetate (etac)/butyl acetate (butac) swing plant in Ulsan following a planned overhaul, a company source said.

The plant was shut on 13 October to undergo annual maintenance. No reason was provided for restarting the plant earlier than expected.

Korea Alcohol is South Korea’s sole producer of etac and butac.

By: Trisha Huang

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