Clariant opens new mining chemicals lab in India

22 April 2014 14:57  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Clariant has opened a new mining chemicals laboratory at Roha in India’s Maharashtra state, the Switzerland headquartered specialty chemicals major said on Tuesday.

Clariant said that that the laboratory was designed to suit "the unique requirements of Indian ores and address the challenges operators face in the recovery of fine mineral grains at various grades."

Clariant invested Indian rupees (Rs)10m ($164,000) in the Roha lab. Clariant’s global oil and mining chemicals business in based in Houston.

($1m = Rs61)

By: Stefan Baumgarten
+1 713 525 2653

AddThis Social Bookmark Button

For the latest chemical news, data and analysis that directly impacts your business sign up for a free trial to ICIS news - the breaking online news service for the global chemical industry.

Get the facts and analysis behind the headlines from our market leading weekly magazine: sign up to a free trial to ICIS Chemical Business.

Printer Friendly