LANXESS to invest €500m in North America through 2022
...LANXESS produces engineering plastics for the automotive industry at its site in Gastonia, North ...
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USES Titanium dioxide (TiO2) is primarily used as a white powder pigment because of its brightness and high refractive index. It is used in paints and coatings, including glazes and enamels,...
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