Dow Boosts DVB Capacity

April 2007
Chemical Week;4/25/2007, Vol. 169 Issue 14, p8
Trade Publication
This article reports on the move of Dow Chemical to boost capacity of divinylbenzene (DVB) at Midland, Michigan by about 3 million pounds/year. The additional capacity is due onstream in the fourth quarter of 2007. The company says the project will also include process improvements at the plant. It says that the DVB market has become increasingly tight and demand is expected to grow.


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