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Arkema to expand its global bis-peroxide capacity
June 19, 2013 | Francinia Protti-Alvarez
Arkema says it will debottleneck bis-peroxide capacity at both its Spinetta, Italy, and Franklin, VA plants by 15%. Neither the existing capacity, nor the amount of the investment were disclosed. Arkema is one of the main manufacturers of bis-isopropylbenzene-peroxide, an organic peroxide used in the crosslinking of rubber. "This new capacity... will allow Arkema to follow the growth of our clients, which is expected to be strong especially in Asia. Arkema will also be able to serve new customers that make the choice to replace traditional crosslinking...
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