IHS Chemical Week

Chemical Week Magazine :: Newsbriefs

PolymerLatex Adds Capacity in Italy and Malaysia

1:12 PM MDT | August 29, 2007 |

Chemical Week Editorial Staff

PolymerLatex (Marl, Germany) says it plans to expand capacity for carboxylated acrylonitrile butadiene copolymers (X-NBR) by a combined 120,000 m.t./year with projects in Italy and Malaysia. The company will add 20,000 m.t./year of capacity at its Filago, Italy X-NBR plant for completion in the first quarter of 2008, and construct a 100,000-m.t./year X-NBR plant at Johor Baru, Malaysia in the third quarter of 2009. The new capacity will meet demand from the glove-dipping industry that is growing “dynamically,” PolymerLatex says. PolymerLatex is owned...

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 subscriber yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine a year in print or digital format
  • Real time news and analysis on chemweek.com 
  • 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


contact us | about us | privacy policy | sitemap

ihsCopyright © 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