23 October 2013 03:41 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--South Korea’s LG Chem will start up its new 60,000 tonne/year solution styrene butadiene rubber (S-SBR) plant at Daesan at the end of October, a company source said on Wednesday.
In the meantime, the company will shut its 180,000 tonne/year butadiene rubber (BR) plant at the same site on 27-31 October to carry out technical works at the unit, the source said.
LG Chem’s 140,000 tonne/year emulsion styrene butadiene rubber (E-SBR) plant, which is also located in Daesan, restarted on 20 October after shutting down on 15 October for technical adjustments, the source said.
|ICIS news FREE TRIAL|
|Get access to breaking chemical news as it happens.|
|ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX)|
Asian Chemical Connections