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BASF completes nylon-6 film capacity hike at Ludwigshafen

5:36 AM MST | December 20, 2012 | Sotirios Frantzanas

BASF says it has increased production capacity for nylon-6 film-product materials by 21,000 m.t./year at Ludwigshafen. "This capacity increase reflects our customers' growing demand for sophisticated polymer applications in the area of flexible film food packaging," says Hermann Althoff, head at BASF's global nylon and intermediates business unit. "With this new capacity for nylon-6, we are able to support the application innovations, and film production efficiency of our customers even better," says Althoff. BASF says it is the world's...

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