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Indorama Ventures’ Dalton Landry, second from left, answers questions at an open house hosted by the company Thursday at the West Cal Events Center. (Heather Regan White / American Press)

Indorama Ventures’ Dalton Landry, second from left, answers questions at an open house hosted by the company Thursday at the West Cal Events Center. (Heather Regan White / American Press)

Indorama discusses plans for idle plant

By Heather Regan White / American Press

SULPHUR — Indorama Ventures officials on Thursday held an open house at the West Cal Event Center to discuss their plans for a $175 million revamp of the OxyChem facility on La. 108 South. The facility, which sits on 250 acres in Carlyss, has been idle since 2001. “Our plans are to take ...

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