Olin Modernises Louisiana Chlor Alkali Plant

Olin's Chlor Alkali Products division has completed the modernisation of its chlor alkali plant in St Gabriel, Louisiana.

The plant was constructed over a period of two years at an estimated cost of $170m, Olin said.

The company is conducting the final pre-commissioning activities and expects to start production by the end of September 2009, Olin said.