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Umicore production volumes will not be affected by accident in Belgium

January 24, 2014 - 11:19 GMT Location: London

KEYWORDS: Umicore , cobalt , nickel , accident , Olen , Belgium

Production volumes at Umicore’s chemical operation in Belgium will not be seriously affected by the fatal accident which took place on Thursday January 23, the company has confirmed.

Chemical production at the plant will be reduced for two days following the incident, in which two workers were killed, the company said. "A tragic accident took place at Umicore in Olen whereby two employees...

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