31 October 2012 04:21 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--US Momentive Specialty Chemicals and Taiwan’s UPC Technology have recently broken ground on a joint venture manufacturing facility in Zhenjiang of east China, a news release from Momentive Specialty Chemicals said on Wednesday.
The facility will produce specialty phenolic resins and be operated by Zhenjiang Momentive Union Specialty Chemicals established in ?xml:namespace>
The new joint venture facility, which will produce specialty phenolic resins, is located in
This construction represents the first portion of a two-phase project, which will create an 80,000 tonne/year specialty phenolic resins facility.
The materials are used in applications including refractories, friction, abrasives and electronics.
UPC Technology is a leading producer of bulk and specialty chemicals including plasticizers, phthalic anhydride (PA), fumaric acid, maleic anhydride (MA), polyvinyl chloride (PVC), stabilizer, unsaturated polyester resins and epoxy resins.
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