ERJ staff report (RPN)
Wloclawek, Poland – Solvay S.A. has officially broken ground for its state-of-the-art highly dispersible silica (HDS) plant in Poland, reports Rubber & Plastics News.
The Belgian ambassador to Poland, the mayor of Wloclawek and other local dignitaries attended the ceremony, according to the company.
The company is making a $100m (€78m) investment in the facility, creating more than 50 jobs. It will expand Solvay’s HDS capacity to 85 000 tons per year, servicing customers in Eastern Europe and Russia.
The plant will be located in…