China’s Xinjiang Tianye achieve on-spec caustic soda at new plant

04 March 2014 08:11 Source:ICIS News

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Xinjiang Tianye Chemical has achieved on-spec production at its new 150,000 tonne/year solid caustic soda plant in the week of 3 March, a source close to the company said on Tuesday.

The plant in Xinjiang province produced on-spec solid caustic soda over the past two days, the source added, but did not specify the actual date.

The solid caustic soda plant was started up on 23 February this year.

Xinjiang Tianye Chemical started construction of the plant in May 2013, according to the source.

By Dolly Wu