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.
|ICIS news FREE TRIAL|
|Get access to breaking chemical news as it happens.|
|ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX)|
Asian Chemical Connections