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BASF undertakes US$200 million investment in US kaolin business

Speciality chemicals and life sciences company Lonza has recently inaugurated a new research and development centre in Salto, near São Paulo, Brazil, for a reported initial investment of BRL8 million (c. €1.85 million). The Salto Technology Center (STC) will serve South American customers in all six of the company's business areas, including Coatings and Composites.

» Author: /br> In the USA, BASF's North American affiliate BASF Corp is to invest nearly US$200 million over the next ten years in its kaolin production operations in Middle Georgia. This long-term investment strategy will focus on infrastructure and process improv

» Reference: Additives for Polymers, Volume 2018, Issue 5

» Publication Date: 01/05/2018

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