Lanxess altering SBR plant

March 2013
Rubber & Plastics News;3/11/2013, Vol. 42 Issue 16, p0017
Trade Publication
The article informs that Lanxess AG will convert its emulsion styrene-butadiene rubber (SBR) plant in Triunfo, Brazil, to solution SBR by spending about 104 million dollar. It is evident that the firm is also hiring 500 temporary workers to switch plant from being using SR used in standard tires to that utilized in high-performance "green" tires.


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