ERJ staff report (DS)
Horgen, Switzerland — Dow Europe has opened a new 60 kt/year facility for making solution-SBR. As part of the deal, JSR Corp. has rights to a portion of the capacity of the unit, which is located in Schkopau, Germany.
The new plant produces the latest generation of synthetic rubber – a key component in the manufacturing of tread profiles in high performance tyres.
â€œWith Dow’s long history and industry leadership position in Rubber Polymer solutions, this is the next step strengthening Dow’s…