Suppliers buy, sell and expand ventures

December 2008
Rubber & Plastics News;12/15/2008, Vol. 38 Issue 10, p14
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs related to the rubber and plastics industry. SCG-Dow Group announces it will build a specialty elastomer plant in Thailand. Preferred Rubber Compounding Corp. adds equipment to three custom mixing sites. AirBoss of America Corp. replaces its largest mixer at the firm's Kitchener, Ontario, plant.


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