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12 February 2018
Solvay showcases a continuing commitment to regional innovation and the “Make in India” initiative at Plastindia 2018

Solvay announced at Plastindia 2018 (Booth C9, Hall 10) that construction of its new Veradel® polyethersulfone (PESU) production unit in Panoli, India remains on schedule to reach full capacity by mid-2019 to support growing local and global demand for this high-performance thermoplastic. Construction of the new plant represents only one example of Solvay’s larger advocacy of the country’s flagship program “Make in India” by ensuring a stable supply of its industry-leading high-performance polymers.

“Solvay has earned a reputation for reliability in India through its established footprint of production plants and joint-ventures on the sub-continent, as well as its local network of world-class Research and Innovation Centers,” said Amlan Das, managing director for India at Solvay’s Specialty Polymers global business unit. “With over 35 product lines available – encompassing sulfone polymers, aromatic polyamides and polyketones, as well as fluorinated polymers, liquids and elastomers – Solvay’s products meet a broad range of demanding performance requirements in wide variety of industries.”

Solvay’s booth at Plastindia will highlight many of its industry-leading high-performance polymer solutions for applications in high-growth markets in India, including:

• Smart devices

• Automotive

• Membranes

• Healthcare

• Food and beverage

• Plumbing components

• Industrial coatings

Solvay’s materials experts will also be on hand at Booth C9, Hall 10 during Plastindia 2018 to discuss how its broad portfolio of high-performance polymers can help address your applications and design challenges.

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