Global Processing

Dow to build RO membrane plant in Huzhou, China

June 11, 2012

HUZHOU, China — Dow Chemical Company announced last week that it is constructing a new facility in Huzhou, China, to manufacture reverse osmosis membranes.

The facility joins Dow''s ultrafiltration manufacturing facility in Huzhou and ion-exchange resin facility in Qingpu.

"Establishing a China manufacturing facility at our site in Huzhou represents a significant milestone in the growth strategy for our business," said Ian Barbour, general manager, Dow Water & Process Solutions (DWPS). "Reverse osmosis investment in China is an integral part of the DWPS business growth strategy and by following this strategy we consistently enhance our capability."