Imerys doubles Carbon Black capacity at Willebroek

By Emma Hughes
Published: Monday, 01 December 2014

Continuing its investment in new energy markets, Imerys has doubled the capacity of its carbon black plant in Belgium in order to meet growing demand from battery cell manufacturers, primarily in Asia.

Europe’s largest graphite materials producer, Imerys Graphite & Carbon, has doubled production capacity of conductive carbon black at its facility in Willebroek, Belgium, following a significant investment over 12 months.

A new production line has now been successfully put into operation which, according to Hugues Jacquemin, vice president and...

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