25 April 2013 04:35 [Source: ICIS news]
XIAMEN (ICIS)--Japan’s Nippon Shokubai is planning to start up its new 30,000 tonne/year superabsorbent polymer (SAP) unit in 2014, a company source said on Thursday.
The new SAP unit - located at Zhangjiagang in Jiangsu province - is expected to start up in the first half of 2014, the source said.
SAP is a raw material used in various applications, including diapers and industrial filters. While glacial AA is used in the production of SAP.
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