Huber Engineered Materials recently announced it is investing in commercial production capacity for its Spherilex amorphous precipitated spherical silica and silicate technology at its Hamina, Finland, production facility. The Hamina operation is reportedly the first production-scale capacity for the technology and will support the business growth of the silicas and silicates globally.

“Innovation is core to Huber’s culture and the Spherilex technology showcases the creativity and vision of our scientists and engineers,” said Eric Lundquist Ph.D., global director of technology for the silica business unit. “We are excited about the opportunities and benefits it will provide to our customers.”

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