Arkema has announced the construction of a new organic peroxide plant on its Changshu site in China. This investment will help double the site’s production capacity. By doubling its production capacity in China, Arkema will continue to support growth in the organic peroxide market in Asia. The plant is due to come on stream in early 2016.
Organic peroxides are widely used as polymerization initiators in commodity thermoplastics.
Arkema operates 11 organic peroxide plants on the three continents.
- Arkema, Colombes, France