From Rubber & Plastics News
Cleveland, Ohio – PolyOne Corp. is building a specialty rubber compounding plant near Shanghai, China, primarily to serve printing and industrial roller customers with Chinese operations.
The new unit, PolyOne Elastomers & Performance Additives Shanghai, also will supply US-based automotive parts and industrial components producers with fledgling operations in China, the company said.
The plant will process a variety of elastomers, including natural rubber, fluoroelastomers, NBR, EPDM and SBR, with two finishing and one calendering lines.
Production is scheduled to begin…