21 February 2014 05:02 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Thai Plastic & Chemicals’ (TPC) 50,000 tonne/year ethylene dichloride (EDC) plant in Map Ta Phut is currently undergoing maintenance, a company source said on Friday.
The plant was taken off line on 13 February and will be down for 25 days, the source said.
EDC is an organochloride compound that is mostly used in the production of vinylchloride monomer (VCM), the main precursor for polyvinyl chloride (PVC).
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