Nabaltec to set up US plants on healthy hydroxide demand
Published: Monday, 12 February 2018
Demand for specialty alumina hydroxides is increasing in applications including flame retardants to replace bromine-based flame retardants, which are gradually being phased out.
Germany-based specialty alumina producer Nabaltec AG will
set up two new production facilities in the United States for
producing refined hydroxide, the company said.
The announcement comes at a time of strong fundamentals in
alumina hydroxide end markets in North America.
The company will acquire two properties in the...