Axiall Says Cause of December 20 Fire at Lake Charles, LA Chemicals Facility Remains Under Investigation
Axiall Corporation announced today that the cause of a Dec. 20 fire that
occurred in the vinyl chloride manufacturing area of the company's Lake
Charles chemicals complex in Louisiana remains under investigation. The
company also is working with outside engineering firms to assess the
damage to the structure and the impact on production. The remainder of
the Lake Charles facility was unaffected by the fire, and production
continues as normal in those areas.