Specialty chemicals maker

Chemtura

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said Thursday that it will increase capacity for epoxy plasticizers by 15% at its Taft, La., manufacturing facility, beginning January 2007.

"Chemtura has been servicing the vinyl industry for more than 50 years, and we are committed to grow with our customers into the future. This new capacity means that Chemtura will be even better positioned to supply customers, especially those needing epoxidized soybean oil for production of flexible PVC," the Middleburry, Conn.-based company said.

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