Fluorsid to purchase Solvay HF plant
Published: Friday, 16 March 2018
Fluorsid is expanding further into the fluoropolymer market with a new acquisition from Solvay, following the purchase of a Norwegian hydrofluoric acid (HF) plant in 2016.
Fluorsid subsidiary, Alkeemia, is set to
acquire the Porto Marghera-Venice HF production plant from
Solvay following a preliminary agreement announced on March 15
by the two parties.
Alkeemia will assume ownership of the entire Portugal-based
branch, which has capacity of 25,000 tonnes per year of HF,
with all 71 employees...