media release

Safety Landmark Celebrated

Employees at one of Akzo Nobel's chemicals plants in Norway have achieved ten years without a lost time injury.

The Pulp and Paper Chemicals plant at Mo i Rana, which operates under the name of Eka Chemicals, has passed ten years without a Lost Time Injury (LTI), a notable achievement within the industry.

The plant—which produces sodium chlorate—employs 31 people and was built in 1990, since when staff have been presented with a number of awards for their environmental and safety efforts.

A small celebration was held recently to mark the ten-year LTI landmark, when all employees also received a special gift.

(Released: February 14, 2003)

Contact for this publication

Contact for other questions