Sustainable Resins DSM Invests in Facility for Sustainable Resins
Royal DSM will invest in the upgrade of their US facility for waterborne resins for inks and coatings, following the trend towards environmentally friendly and renewable products.
Heerlen/Netherlands — The Dutch Royal DSM announced a substantial investment in its manufacturing facility in Wilmington, Massachusetts, USA. DSM will upgrade its facilities to produce waterborne resins for inks and coatings for the sustainable coatings market, following the trend towards environmentally friendly and renewable products.
According to Patrick Niels, President of DSM Resins & Functional Materials: ‘We believe that, together with our industry partners, we can transform the coatings market towards healthy and environmentally-friendly technologies and solutions. Introducing waterborne products that deliver on sustainability as well as improved performance, creates significant growth opportunities for our customers.’
At the ground breaking ceremony, held in Wilmington, Massachusetts, Rijoy Putatunda, President DSM Coating Resins, Inc. said: ‘This substantial investment in our full range of waterborne urethane capabilities in Wilmington shows our commitment to the success of our customers and our belief in the North American market.’