Thailand’s BSTE restarts SBR unit after fire last year; runs at 100%

10 April 2013 07:17  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Thailand’s BST Elastomers (BSTE) is running its 75,000 tonne/year styrene butadiene rubber (SBR) plant at 100% of capacity since restarting on 27 March, a company source said.

The SBR plant in Map Ta Phut, Thailand, was shut after an explosion and fire on 5 May 2012 caused severe damage to the facility.

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