GEISMAR, La. (Dec. 2)—Chemtura Corp. has restarted an EPDM production line at its Geismar plant that was damaged by an Oct. 19 fire.
Chemtura operates three EPDM production lines at Geismar. The other two lines were not affected by the fire, but were shut down for just over a week as a precautionary measure, the company said. All three units are now running at 100 percent capacity.
Chemtura sells EPDM under the Royalene brand name.