Houston, Texas – Kraton Corp is officially opening a 30 kilotonne per annum (ktpa) hydrogenated styrenic block copolymer (HSBC) plant in Mailiao, Taiwan on 12 May.
In a 9 May statement, the producer of speciality polymers and styrenic block copolymers said the Mailiao plant will support its innovation-grade business, particularly low molecular weight HSBC products.
The plant is currently in commercial production after a trial productions period.
The facility, said Kraton, features “a process and product laboratory with capabilities for manufacturing low-viscosity products.”
“The Mailiao plant will enable Kraton…