Stockhausen expands superabsorbent capacity.
A new manufacturing facility for superabsorbent polymers is being
added by Stockhausen, Greensboro, NC at the company's existing
Greensboro site. Scheduled to be completed and operational by the end of
the third quarter of this year, the new plant will add 25,000 metric
tons per year to Stockhausen's capacity, which according to the
company, will make it the largest manufacturer of superabsorbent
polymers in the U.S. Stockhausen is the U.S. subsidiary of Chemische
Fabrik Stockhausen GmbH, Krefeld, Germany, a company of the Huls Group.