27 August 2012 09:37 [Source: ICIS news]
The company invested more than €60m ($75m) in enhancing the efficiency of its plants and ensuring the supply of raw materials for the manufacture of PTMEG, it said in a statement.
The company has PTMEG production facilities in
PTMEG, a petrochemical intermediate, is used to make elastic spandex fibers for textiles such as sportswear, outerwear, underwear and swimsuits. It is also an intermediate for thermoplastic polyurethanes (TPU).
($1 = €0.80)
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