01 February 2011 20:59 [Source: ICIS news]
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The joint venture will be called DayStar Materials, according to the companies, and will begin supplying product in the 2011 second quarter.
The manufacturing facilities for DayStar will be located in
UP Chemical describes itself as specialists in the research and development, production, refinement and sale of chemical vapour deposition precursors, as well as other thin film deposition materials for the electronic materials market in
Meanwhile, the joint venture would use Chemtura technology related to metal alkyls for polymerisation and specialty applications, along with its backward integration for trimethylaluminum, the companies said.
“The LED market is growing at a staggering rate, and DayStar Materials will be uniquely positioned to meet the high-purity metal organic precursor supply requirements of LED chip manufacturers throughout
Investment figures were not disclosed.
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