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Chemours planning $178-million HFO-1234yf plant at Ingleside, TX site (updated)

8:46 AM MST | February 3, 2016 | Clay Boswell

Chemours is planning the construction of a $178 million plant at Ingleside, TX, for the production of the refrigerant HFO-1234yf, according to documents released by local authorities. Hydrofluoroolefin, HFO-1234yf is the cornerstone of the company’s Opteon line of low global-warming-potential (GWP) fluorocarbons, which Chemours has tapped to generate an additional $100 million in annual adjusted Ebitda by 2017....

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