IHS Chemical Week

Chemical Week Magazine :: Newsbriefs

Evonik to expand capacity for precipitated silica

11:06 AM MST | January 4, 2013

Evonik Industries says it plans to increase its production capacities for precipitated silica at the company’s Chester, PA, site by about 20,000 m.t./year. The facility, in which the company is investing an amount in the low double-digit euros range, is scheduled to become operational in 2014. The expansion at Chester underscores the company’s plans to hike its global silica capacities by about 30% over 2010 levels by 2014, Evonik says. “The market growth for precipitated silicas is primarily based on the trend to use fuel-efficient...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


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

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers




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