Russian Mining targets flame retardants sector with expanded magnesium hydroxide plant
Published: Wednesday, 17 October 2018
Russian Mining has increased its capacity for magnesium hydroxide by 50% in line with growth in the flame retardants market, although alumina hydrate (ATH) remains the most widely used material in volume terms.
Russian Mining Chemical Co intends to target the growing
flame retardants market with a 50% capacity increase for
magnesium hydroxide created by a recently-opened facility at
Vyazma, west of Moscow.
The company believes that there is scope to expand its share
of the magnesium hydroxide market for such retardants,