LANXESS recently announced that it has started the production of high-performance prepolymers at its site in Porto Feliz, Brazil. With this measure, the Urethane Systems business unit is expanding its production capacity for prepolymers. In addition, the company reports that application development and technical services are provided from a state-of-the-art laboratory at the site.

“We are delighted to be able to provide both our global and local customers with excellent product quality and faster supply, as well as engineering and technical services with our combined set up of production, application development and technical service center at Porto Feliz,” said Markus Eckert, Ph.D., head of the Urethane Systems business unit.

LANXESS reports that its Urethane Systems business unit is a systems provider to the global polyurethane (PU) industry, with expertise in cast elastomers, coatings, adhesives, and sealants. LANXESS Urethane Systems reportedly operates production facilities and application development centers in major economic regions, including Brazil, the U.S., India, China, Australia, Italy, and England.

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