DH Compounding, a joint venture between Dow Plastics and M.A. Hanna, opened a $25 million, 150,000 square foot manufacturing complex in Clinton, TN. The facility was designed and built to accommodate orders for small-lot quantities of colored, compounded thermoplastic materials marketed to the automotive, appliance, electronics and office equipment markets. It will have an annual production capacity of 50 million pounds and employ about 130 personnel. The facility features state-of-the-art twin screw compounding extruders and will compound and blend Dow's Calibre polycarbonate resins, Magnum ABS resins and Pulse PC/ABS engineering resins. All products manufactured by DH Compounding are marketed by Dow Plastics.
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|Title Annotation:||Business Briefs: Acquisitions, Expansions|
|Article Type:||Brief Article|
|Date:||Jan 1, 1992|
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