Processing Magazine

Rohm and Haas to build new plant in Russia’s Moscow region

July 23, 2007

According to the Associated Press, chemical maker Rohm and Haas said it plans to build a new manufacturing plant in Russia''s Moscow region. The proposed facility, which will have an initial capacity of 50,000 metric tons and a planned expansion to 70,000 metric tons, will produce polymer emulsions for paint and coatings materials and adhesives. Construction will begin in the first half of 2008 with completion planned for early 2009.