DuPont to Increase Packaging & Industrial Polymers Capacity
DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers announced its intent to continue to increase production capacity of its ethylene copolymers assets at its Texas manufacturing facilities to meet growing market demand. Plans include a series of investments totaling more than USD 100 million to be completed over the next 3 to 4 years. More than one-third of the investment is expected to be installed by the end of 2015. The balance of the investment is expected to be completed over the following three years.
Specifically, this investment will support growth in DuPont specialty resins including: DuPont Surlyn ionomer resin, DuPont Nucrel ethylene acid copolymer resin, DuPont Elvaloy ethylene copolymer resins, DuPont Vamac ethylene acrylic elastomers, and special grades of DuPont Elvax EVA copolymers.
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