The official ground-breaking ceremony for IGM’s new greenfield site in Anqing, Anhui Province in China took place on 23rd October.
The new site emphasises IGM’s commitment to UV/EB technology and will ensure that the company is able to support its customers by addressing the increasing global demand for high quality photoinitiator products and produce and launch new products. The site will be designed with a finished product capacity in excess of ten thousand metric tons and include backward integration into key starting materials.
(Picture Source: igmresins)
Introduction of new photoinitiators
It will also include a new pilot facility and flexible scale-up production capacity to facilitate the introduction of new photoinitiators developed in support of key market trends, including LED curing, low migration and water borne UV technology. First production is scheduled by Q4 2020.
About IGM Resins
IGM Resins specialises in the development, manufacture, and supply of products and technical services to the global UV coatings and inks market. It develops, produces, and distributes a full range of radiation curable materials including photoinitiators, acrylate oligomers and monomers, and additives from manufacturing facilities in Europe, Asia, and the US, supported by technical labs in each of these regions.
Recommended photoinitiator supplier on OKCHEM: Jiangsu Juming Chemical Technology Co.,Ltd (click to inquire)
Related news in the coatings industry:
BASF to Build New Facility for Automotive
Refinish Coatings in China
Evolving Automotive Sector Fueling Global
Pigments Market Trends
Facts about ultraviolet absorbent
Uses of Sodium Silicate Water Glass
PPG Announces Industrial Coatings Products
Global Price Increase
allnex Launches Biobased UV-curable
Polyurethane Dispersion for Wood Coatings
BRB Unveils Two Water Repellent Silanes
Cambrian Solutions to Distribute Evonik’s
Crosslinkers in Canada
PPG Using TiO2 Pigment from Lomon
Billions’ New Chloride Production Line
TiO2 December outlook bearish as Chinese demand shrivels up