S Korea’s LG Chem starts up new Daesan S-SBR plant in end-October

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.

By: Helen Yan
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