Dow Corning and Wacker to set up new siloxane facility in China

October 2006
Chemical Business;Oct2006, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p115
Trade Publication
The article reports on the partnership of Dow Corning Corp. and Wacker Chemie AG in the construction of a siloxane facility in Zhangjiagang Shi, China. The manufacturing joint venture would support the demand for silicone materials of Chinese and Asian markets. An approximate 200,000 metric tons of silicone annually is expected to achieve full operational capacity.


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