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DSM reports fire at Swiss intermediates production facility

2:33 AM MDT | July 2, 2014 | Natasha Alperowicz

DSM today reported a fire at a utilities building of one of its intermediates production plants at Sisseln, Switzerland, which occurred about a week ago. Only equipment was damaged; personal safety, the environment, or public health has not been harmed, the company says. The production of a few intermediates, mainly for animal nutrition and health, has been interrupted. The impact to customers is expected to be minimal.   Insurance covers the majority of the estimated impact of €20–25 million ($27.3–34.2 million). DSM's captive insurance...

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