BASF raises polyacrylamide powder production in Nanjing, China

Source: ICIS News


SINGAPORE (ICIS)--BASF has successfully started commercial production at its 20,000 tonne/year polyacrylamide (PAM) unit at Nanjing in China, the German company said on Tuesday.

The new production line, which ramped up commercial output during the first quarter of 2019,  will support mining customers in Asia Pacific, the company said in a statement.

Investment details were not disclosed.

The new unit increases BASF’s manufacturing capacity for several proprietary specialty anionic PAM products and supports the growth of its innovative solutions for the mining industry, it said.