(310) 990-8397

Sika Opens New Facility in Northeast China

Sika has opened a new plant in Liaoning, the largest province in northeastern China. The site will manufacture a full range of products, including mortars, tile adhesives, and waterproofing solutions. A highly efficient plant, the new facility allows Sika to meet market demands and reduce logistical distances. The Liaoning plant will serve Sika customers in […]

Arkema Achieves Mass Balance ISCC Plus Certification at Clear Lake Facility

Specialty chemicals leader Arkema announced another significant milestone in the decarbonization of its acrylic production chain worldwide, as the company obtains ISCC PLUS certification for its acrylic monomers production facility located in Clear Lake, Texas. The certification of the Clear Lake facility follows the same certifications in Taixing, China in January of 2024 and in […]

3M Expands Nebraska Facility | Adhesives & Sealants Industry

A new 90,000-square-foot expansion at 3M’s facility in Valley, Nebraska, will increase the plant’s manufacturing capacity and add new jobs to the community. The $67 million investment includes new production lines, equipment and a warehouse, and will help 3M more quickly meet customer demand for the company’s personal safety products. The expansion of the plant […]

Dow Strengthens EV Growth in Europe With New Facility

Dow recently announced the company’s expanded investment in MobilityScience™ capabilities with the opening of its first European MobilityScience Studio in Correggio, Italy. The opening marks Dow’s long-term commitment to the mobility industry as it continues to transform and grow. The new studio will allow Dow to further collaborate with Tiers and OEMs on-site and beyond, […]

Pidilite Launches New Facility in Northern India

Pidilite Industries Ltd. (Pidilite) recently inaugurated a new manufacturing facility in Sandila, near Lucknow, India, for its tile adhesive brand, Roff. The fully automated facility, spanning an expansive 11,000 square meters, is set to enhance the Roff footprint in North India.  Bharat Puri, managing director at Pidilite, said, “This greenfield project is part of our […]

Kraton Completes $35m Investment at Panama City Facility

Kraton Corp. has completed a $35 million investment to upgrade its crude tall oil (CTO) biorefinery towers in its Panama City, Florida manufacturing facility. The new infrastructure was completed in November with the highest safety and quality standards, for continued service to its customers. “We are excited to unveil this strategic investment in our biorefinery […]

Covestro Launches World’s First Facility to Produce Plastics Based on Plant Biomass

Covestro is moving forward with the implementation of a unique process for producing the important chemical aniline entirely based on plant biomass instead of petroleum for the first time. The plastics manufacturer has made a seven-digit investment in a special pilot plant at its Leverkusen, Germany, site for this purpose. Initially, large quantities of bio-based […]

Greif Opens New Adhesives Facility in Ohio

Greif has opened a new adhesives manufacturing facility in Cincinnati, Ohio. The state-of-the-art facility, which came online in Q4 2023, adds new capacity to the company’s water-based adhesive manufacturing. This becomes the third location in the Greif Adhesives Group network, along with Kernersville, North Carolina, and Atlanta, Texas. “We are excited to make the opening […]

Scott Bader’s New £12.5M Facility is Now Operational in North Carolina

Scott Bader has begun production of its innovative structural adhesives and gelcoats at a new £12.5m manufacturing facility in North Carolina. The development of the 15-acre site represents the company’s commitment to serving the needs of the North American market, coupled with recent expansion and investment in its Canadian facility. This will be beneficial for […]

Arkema Announces it has Received Mass Balance ISCC+ Certification for Production Facility in China

Arkema announced another milestone in the decarbonization of its acrylic production chain, as the company obtains ISCC+ certification for its acrylic acid and ester production facility located in Taixing, Jiangsu Province, China. The Taixing site stands as the first acrylic monomers plant in China to receive ISCC+ certification. “Developing bio-attributed materials using a mass balance […]

Thank You

We will get back to you as soon as possible