Chemtura to Increase Capacity for Epoxy Soybean Oil
Thursday September 14, 3:53 pm ET
MIDDLEBURY, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 14, 2006--Chemtura Corporation will increase capacity for epoxy plasticizers by 15% at its Taft, Louisiana manufacturing facility, beginning January 2007.
"Chemtura has been servicing the vinyl industry for more than 50 years, and we are committed to grow with our customers into the future. This new capacity means that Chemtura will be even better positioned to supply customers, especially those needing epoxidized soybean oil for production of flexible PVC," said Diana Peninger, Global Business Director - Vinyl Additives.
Chemtura is a leading global producer of vinyl additives, with a broad portfolio of plasticizers; lubricants for PVC; UV absorbers; organotin, mixed-metal, phosphite and organic-based heat stabilizers; antistatic agents; blowing agents; impact agents and flame retardants.
Source: Chemtura Corporation
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