Nabaltec to expand aluminium trihydroxide production at its US JV
Published: Tuesday, 16 December 2014
The company’s decision to expand production of ATH at its US-based JV with Sherwin Alumina follows continuous growth in demand for precipitated hydroxides and it will enable the company to retain its position as world-leading supplier of aluminium-based flame retardants.
Germany-based aluminum trihydroxide
(ATH) and speciality
alumina producer Nabaltec AG has
announced it will expand production capacity at its Nashtech
joint venture (JV) in the US.
Flame retardants are often added as fillers in plastics,
textile and surface finishes to inhibit or delay the production
of flames and prevent the...