IHS Chemical Week

Markets :: Specialty Chemicals :: Rubber processing chemicals

Dwory Signs PBR Plant Deal with Michelin

9:34 AM MDT | October 24, 2007 | Chemical Week Editorial Staff

Firma Chemiczna Dwory (Oświęcim, Poland) says it has reached an agreement with Michelin (Clermont-Ferrand, France) to license technology for a previously announced polybutadiene rubber (PBR) plant that Dwory plans to build at Kralupy, the Czech Republic, the site of Dwory’s subsidiary Kaucuk Kralupy. The plant will cost an estimated €100 million ($141 million) and be designed to produce 80,000 m.t./year of PBR. Production is expected to begin in 2011. It will use Michelin’s third-generation technology based on a nyodymium catalyst. The rubber...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.


contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa