Chemical Week Magazine :: Specialty Chemicals
Milliken ups PP clarifiers
6:42 AM MDT | April 25, 2014
Milliken Chemical (Spartanburg, SC) announced on 23 April that it is building new capacity for polypropylene (PP) clarifying agents at its Blacksburg, SC, site. The capacity will be onstream in 2015, and the investment is the companyâ€™s â€śmost significant capital investmentâ€ť in the PP clarifier line to date, Milliken says. Exact capacity or investment figures have not been disclosed. The clarifier allows PP to be processed at cooler temperatures, resulting in savings in energy consumption and shorter cycle times, Milliken says. The clarifier also allows for...
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