Lanxess seeks to grab FKM market share

July 2009
Rubber & Plastics News;7/27/2009, Vol. 38 Issue 26, p7
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The article informs that Lanxess AG is planning to win up to 10 percent of the global fluoroelastomer industry within three years. Gunther Weymans, head of the company's technical rubber products business unit, said that the firm's agreement with Russian company HaloPolymer has plenty of capacity available to produce that volume. Lanxess hopes to use HaloPolymer's polymer production site to make a wide range of new materials by using it's fluoropolymer chemistry.


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