Sabic to compound Stamax PP in Miss. plant


Sabic Innovative Plastics LP will begin producing polypropylene compounds at its plant in Bay St. Louis, Miss., early next year.

Pittsfield, Mass.-based Sabic IP will begin producing standard PP compounds for the automotive market and for other sectors as well in the first quarter of 2011, officials said at an Oct. 5 press briefing in Wixom, Mich. Sabic held the event at the offices of Exatec, its polycarbonate window glazing business.

Long-fiber grades of Stamax-brand PP compounds then will be added at Bay St. Louis in the third quarter of 2011. Official said the addition of PP...
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