Dow Europe and GACL in JV for 200,000 tpa chloromethanes facility

17-Apr-08
Dow Europe and Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Ltd (GACL) have signed a 50:50 joint venture agreement for the construction of a chloromethanes manufacturing facility of 200,000 tpa at Dahej in the state. The facility will be set up with an investment of Rs 600 crore at Dahej complex of GACL. GACL is India's largest Chlor-Alkali producer and Dow Chemicals is the world's largest producer of chemicals and plastics. Chloromethane is a chemical intermediate in the production of silicone polymers. Smaller quantities are used as a solvent in the manufacture of butyl rubber and in petroleum refining. It finds application in pharmaceuticals, refrigerant and solvent sector.
  More News  Post Your Comment
{{comment.Name}} made a post.
{{comment.DateTimeStampDisplay}}

{{comment.Comments}}

COMMENTS

0

There are no comments to display. Be the first one to comment!

*

Name Required.

*

Email Id Required.

Email Id Not Valid.

*

Mobile Required.

Email ID and Mobile Number are kept private and will not be shown publicly.
*

Message Required.

Click to Change image  Refresh Captcha