US Cornerstone plans melamine facility turnaround in March

18 December 2013 21:06  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Cornerstone Chemical’s Fortier Manufacturing Complex in Waggaman, Louisiana, will go into turnaround in early March, an official at the company said on Wednesday.

The turnaround is scheduled to last three weeks.

Cornerstone Chemical produces melamine at the facility, which has a capacity of around 75,000 tonnes/year.

Cornerstone also produces sulfuric acid and acrylonitrile hydrogen cyanide at the plant.

Cornerstone is the only company producing melamine in the US.


By: Matthew Donovan
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