Ineos set to close Seal Sands plant due to ‘crazy’ compliance costs

Ineos is set to close its Seal Sands acrylonitriles plant on Teesside due to under-investment and the costs of meeting its environmental obligations, its owner has said.

by Gareth Simkins
The cost of upgrading the Seal Sands acrylonitrile plant is excessive, says Ineos. Photograph: Andrew Aitchison/In pictures via Getty Images
The cost of upgrading the Seal Sands acrylonitrile plant is excessive, says Ineos. Photograph: Andrew Aitchison/In pictures via Getty Images

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