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Dow Chemical Increases Production Capacity of Acrylic Solution Polymers in Europe

8:49 AM MST | December 8, 2011 | Sotirios Frantzanas

Dow Chemical announced a 15% capacity increase at the company's acrylic dispersion plant at Villers-Saint-Paul, France. Construction has already begun and production is scheduled to start in the third quarter of 2012. The plant is expected to reach its full capacity for manufacture of polyacrylic acid products at the beginning of 2013. Customers from the construction industry that seek innovative binder technology for applications such as high-performance nonwovens will benefit from the upgrade in production capacity. The expansion  will also focus on...

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