Dow begins second solution SBR unit

Baker, John
June 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;6/18/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 71, p37
Trade Publication
The article reports that Dow Chemical has begun to build a second solution styrene-butadiene rubber (SBR) plant in Schkopau, Germany. Scheduled for completion in the second half of 2008, the plant will have a capacity of 60,000 tons per year.Dow will own and operate the facility, but has signed a capacity rights agreement with Japan's JSR, which will take a significant proportion of the output.


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