TITLE

Siloxanes plant gets state okay

AUTHOR(S)
Gordon, Michael
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;8/14/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 31, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on a contract received by Dow Corning Co. and Wacker Chemie to build a siloxanes facility at Zhangjiagang City in China. Dow Coming will be responsible for the construction and development of the siloxanes facility, and Wacker for the fumed silica plant. A Wacker spokesman would not disclose exactly how much the joint venture would invest, but said it would be several hundred million dollars.
ACCESSION #
23158513

 

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