Asahi Kasei plans Singapore facility

November 2010
Rubber & Plastics News;11/1/2010, Vol. 40 Issue 7, p9
Trade Publication
The article reports on Asahi Kasei Chemicals Corp.'s plan to build a plant in Singapore for the production of solution-polymerized styrene-butadiene rubber.


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