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UK Food Producers Face C02 Crunch After Plant Closure

  • CF Industries temporarily halted ammonia output at UK plant
  • Plant is main UK source of C02, used in food production
The CF Industries Holdings Inc. fertilizer manufacturing complex in Ince, U.K.

The CF Industries Holdings Inc. fertilizer manufacturing complex in Ince, U.K.

Photographer: Anthony Devlin/Bloomberg
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One of Britain’s biggest suppliers of carbon dioxide halted output at a plant in England, further reducing local supplies of the gas vital for production of food from pork chops to fizzy drinks.