Canadian Plastics

Dow beefs up additives capacity in Scotland

In an effort to serve its global customer base, Dow Plastics Additives, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company, is expanding capacity at its Grangemouth, Scotland, manufacturing facility.

August 10, 2011   Canadian Plastics

In an effort to serve its global customer base, Dow Plastics Additives, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company, is expanding capacity at its Grangemouth, Scotland, manufacturing facility.

The expansion will significantly increase the capacity of methyl-methacrylate butadiene styrene (MBS)-based additives by 10,000 tpa, and is expected to be fully operational during the fourth quarter of 2011.

“With this expansion, Dow is increasing not only the total capacity, but also the technical capabilities of the plant to produce the most sophisticated MBS products in the world for our customers,” said Ruby Chandy, managing director for Dow Plastics Additives,


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