Air Products Opens New Speciality Chemicals Facility in China


US chemical company Air Products has opened its new speciality amines plant in Jiangsu Province, China.

The new state-of-the-art speciality amines plant is a multi-reactor, multi-purpose facility that will manufacture the company's amine chemistries marketed globally.

The plant, located in the Nanjing Chemical Industry Park, will initially focus on performance-oriented products marketed by Air Products' epoxy additive and polyurethane additive product lines.

The products include the Polycat and Dabco series of amine catalysts, and the Ancamine, Ancamide and Sunmide series of epoxy curing agents used in industries such as coatings, inks, adhesives, construction, appliances and automotive.