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12.04.2011

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Wacker Starts Constructing New Polysilicon Production Plant in USA

Wacker Chemie officially started construction work on a fully integrated polysilicon-production site in the USA. The groundbreaking ceremony was attended by numerous representatives from politics, business and local government. Wacker’s CEO Rudolf Staudigl and Tennessee Governor ...

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16.03.2011

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Wacker Expands Polysilicon Production

Wacker Chemie has decided to expand its production facilities for hyperpure polysilicon at its Burghausen and Nünchritz sites in Germany.

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21.10.2010

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New Wacker Production Plant in China

Wacker officially inaugurated its new silicone polymer plant at Zhangjiagang. The plant manufactures not only intermediates, but also downstream silicone products, including fluids.

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24.03.2010

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Wacker Starts Production

Wacker has opened a new production facility for pharmaceutical proteins (biologics) in Jena.

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05.08.2008

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Microbial Secretion Systems Boost Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient Yields

Wacker Chemie has developed a patented E. coli strain for extracellular production of pharmaceutical proteins. The system transports proteins in functional conformation through the outer cell membrane into the culture medium. This proprietary technology provides the basis for cos...

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