BASF increases capacity for epsilon-caprolactone

December 2007
Chemical Business;Dec2007, Vol. 21 Issue 12, p64
Trade Publication
The article reports that BASF plans to expand its production capacity for epsilon-caprolactone (CLO), with a project intended to increase the annual capacity by 2,000 metric tons in 2008. The expansion plan, which is in line with market growth, requires the earmarking of further capital for projects to expand the value chain in subsequent years. The firm has been manufacturing CLO since 2001.


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