Technicians are working to determine the cause of the incident. The affected area in the plant is not operating; however, the four other plants at the petrochemical complex are operating normally. The main products at the complex's five plants are rubber, styrene, liquid gas, light naphtha and industrial solvents. The complex is near the
The complex went into operation in 1966. In 2007, Petrobras performed a project at the complex to increase aromatics production capacity. Petrobras owns three petrochemical plants in
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