Dow Chemical (DOW -0.8%) restarts its St. Charles Olefins 2 Plant in Louisiana in a move the...

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Dow Chemical (DOW -0.8%) restarts its St. Charles Olefins 2 Plant in Louisiana in a move the chemical giant says will help lower costs and strengthen its competitiveness. DOW says the St. Charles plant, which was idled in Jan. 2009, is expected to deliver a $150M increase in EBITDA in 2013.