23 April 2012 09:37 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Infineum has begun the construction of its calcium salicylate plant at ?xml:namespace>
The plant is expected to be fully operational in the fourth quarter of 2013 and it will complement the producer’s other salicylate plant located in
Infineum did not disclose the capacities of the two salicylate units or the investment cost involved for the
“Specialties companies are seeking a base in Asia from which to capitalise on the growth opportunities presented by rapidly emerging markets,” added the acting managing director for
According to the statement, the contract for the engineering, procurement and construction of the
Calcium salicylate is used as a detergent in Infineum’s engine oil formulations, according to the company.
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