27 August 2013 22:31 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--US Westlake Chemical has put its Petro 1 Lake Charles ethane cracker in Louisiana into restart mode, sources said on Tuesday.
The cracker had been shut down since mid-August because of furnace issues, sources said.
Attempts to reach a company spokesperson for comment were unsuccessful.
The cracker has an ethylene capacity of 544,000 tonnes/year, according to ICIS plants and projects.
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