USA: Polyvinyl Chloride Resins Formosa Expands PVC Production in Louisiana
Formosa Plastics Corporation will expand its production of polyvinyl chloride resin at its facility in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Livingston/USA — The production expansion will increase annual production capacity by 136,000 tons is expected to start up in 2020. Investment cost information and other technical/operational details are not available for release at this time.
Formosa Plastics Corporation is a vertically integrated producer of plastic resins and chemicals. Its polyethylene and polypropylene resins are marketed under the Formolene trade name; its polyvinyl chloride resins are marketed under the Formolon trade name. The company is headquartered in Livingston, NJ, has over 2,400 employees and is certified to the ISO 9001 quality management system and the ISO 14001 environmental management system.