Advanced Biochemical runs restarted Thailand ECH plant at 70%

04 December 2013 08:01 Source:ICIS News

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Advanced Biochemical (Thailand) is running its 100,000 tonne/year epichlorohydrin (ECH) plant in Map Ta Phut at 70% of capacity after a recent brief turnaround, a company source said on Wednesday.

The plant was taken off line on 25 November and was restarted on 29 November, the source said.

Advanced Biochemical (Thailand), a subsidiary of Belgian producer Solvay, is the largest ECH producer in southeast Asia.

By Matthew Chong