TITLE

Lanxess to set up synthetic rubber plant in Singapore

PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Chemical Business;Mar2008, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of Lanxess AG to establish a synthetic rubber plant in Jurong Island, Singapore. The facility, to be completed in 2011, will produce butyl and halobutyl, synthetic rubber that are used in the production of tyres. It also mentions that the firm has expanded its rubber facilities at Zwijndrecht, Belgium and Sarnia, Ontario.
ACCESSION #
32918487

 

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