Baerlocher GmbH has doubled capacity at its Dewas-based plant there, where it is producing solid and liquid PVC stabilizers, as per Plastics News. .
The company recently doubled the solid stabilizer capacity from to 6.6 mln lbs pa. Demand is prompting the expansion. Unterschleissheim, Germany-based Baerlocher started its operation in India by acquiring an active polymer additive unit of National Peroxide Ltd. He also sees growth in the construction market in India. "The Indian market is full of potential, and window profiles will experience big growth in the years to come due to modern housing projects going on all over the country. Wood and aluminum are quickly being replaced with PVC in window profiles in India," he said.