China’s Luxi Chemical achieve on-spec butanol from new plant

13 March 2013 03:15  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Luxi Chemical has achieved on-spec butanol products at its 250,000 tonne/year butanol/ethylhexanol plant at Liaocheng in Shandong province, a company source said on Wednesday.

The plant’s ethylhexanol line will be started up soon, according to a company statement to the Shenzhen Stock Exchange.

A company source previously said that the plant would be able to produce 140,000 tonnes/year of 2-ethylhexanol (2-EH), 85,000 tonnes/year of n-butanol (NBA) unit and 25,000 tonnes/year of isobutanol (IBA).


By: Fanny Zhang
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