Heubach officially opened a new production plant for pigment preparations in Langelsheim, Germany. The building comprises a total area of 2,300 square meters. On an area of 1,500 square meters, universal and water-based colorants will be produced with an annual capacity of 2,000 tons. Mainly pigments manufactured by Heubach Langelsheim, Ankleshwar, India and Hangzhou, China are processed in the new factory. The colorants are suitable for the coloration of plasters and for interior and exterior paints for the building industry. On an area of 800 square meters new application laboratories will be set up. The completion of both laboratories and production is scheduled for the end of the year.