TITLE

Rubatex closes site

AUTHOR(S)
Dawson, Brad
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
Rubber & Plastics News;7/26/2010, Vol. 39 Issue 26, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that closed-cell rubber foam manufacturer Rubatex International LLC closed its operation in Bedford, Virginia, in June 2010. However, several other firms are interested in buying the plant and to continue production. Larry Brookshier, a former plant manager, says that workers were told about plant's closing on June 21. Rubatex was acquired by German businessman Dominik Menakker from Sedo Chemicals Neoprene GmbH in 2008.
ACCESSION #
52998248

 

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