Japan’s Toagosei shuts Singapore acrylate esters facility

03 July 2013 08:38  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Japan’s Toagosei on 2 July shut its acrylate esters facility in Singapore for three weeks of scheduled maintenance, a source close to the company said on Wednesday.

Toagosei’s facility, which is located on Jurong Island, includes a 60,000 tonne/year butyl acrylate (butyl-A) unit and a 20,000 tonne/year methyl acrylate (methyl-A)/ethyl acrylate (ethyl-A) swing unit.

By: Samuel Wong

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