Linde to build nitrous oxide plant in South Korea

Linde Korea is planning to build a new 5,200t/year nitrous oxide gas production plant at Asan Industrial Complex in South Korea.

The plant will produce the ultra-high purity nitrous oxide gas required by the electronics manufacturing and healthcare industries.

In will also produce gas products for export to nearby countries, including China and Taiwan.

Chungcheongnam-do Foreign Investment Promotions team official Yun Chan Soo said that Linde will receive full support from Chungcheongnam-do for the successful construction of its production plant.

The construction of the new plant will commence next year. It is scheduled to come online by December 2012.