Expansion of the plant has been undertaken to meet the demands of the customers as well the firm’s partners. The facility is responsible for the production of Carbopol polymers and Pemulen polymeric emulsifiers.
Kentucky/USA – The Lubrizol Corporation has recently announced that it will invest more than 25 million dollars in its Kentucky manufacturing facility, allowing the company to meet increasing customer demand. This investment follows a recent 10 million dollar expansion at the site to further improve the company's safety management standards and create a world class laboratory.
The facility specialises in the production of Carbopol polymers and Pemulen (TM) polymeric emulsifiers. These polymers are used in consumer goods for personal care, home care, and pharmaceutical markets. This expansion will include advanced, proprietary process technology that will allow the Calvert City facility to continue to provide Lubrizol's partners with high quality products.