Shanghai, China, -- Huntsman Polyurethanes opened a new technical centre here on 17 September, the company said in an announcement.
About half the staff of the centre will work on polyurethanes. The will develop solutions for the rigid, flexible, ACE, Elastomer, TPU markets. The facility is equipped with a high pressure injection machine and a seating machine, said Huntsman.
Work on the facility, which cost $40m, started in spring 2012 and went into operation in June. It is located in the Minhang District.