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Perstorp starts up oxo unit, its largest plant investment

8:59 AM MST | March 5, 2015 | Michael Ravenscroft

Perstorp (Perstorp, Sweden) has announced the successful start-up of its oxo plant at Stenugsund, Sweden. The new plant is Perstorp’s largest ever plant investment, boosting its total oxo capacity by 150,000 m.t./year. The company will use the plant to produce valeraldehye, 2-propylheptanol (2-PH), and associated chemicals, which are key raw materials for Perstorp’s innovative general purpose PVC plasticizers, and n-valeric acid for lubricant formulators and as a pharmaceutical intermediate. The company says it will offer 2-PH as a raw material for...

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