20 August 2008 17:38 [Source: ICIS news]
TORONTO (ICIS news)--A Schulman expects to start up in October its new Polybatch additives plant at its warehouse site in Akron, Ohio, the US plastics compound producer said on Wednesday.
Schulman’s Polybatch product line includes specialised, high-tech additives for polypropylene, film, extrusion, injection moulding and thermoforming applications, primarily in the packaging market.
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The company did not disclose financial terms or production volumes.
A spokesperson at Schulman's headquarters in Akron was not available for additional comment.
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