US Dow Chemical restarts EO plant in Terneuzen, the Netherlands

26 April 2013 17:13  [Source: ICIS news]

LONDON (ICIS)--Dow Chemical is back up and running following a maintenance turnaround at its 165,000 tonne/year ethylene oxide (EO) plant in Terneuzen, the Netherlands, a company source said on Friday.

The turnaround began on 12 March.

The plant has a nameplate EO capacity of 165,000 tonnes/year, according to ICIS data.

European EO producers include Shell, INEOS Oxide, BASF, Clariant, Sasol, Dow Chemical, IQA, PKN Orlen and AkzoNobel.

($1 = €0.77)

Additional reporting by Sam Weatherlake

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