Rockwood builds production facility for synthesizing iron oxide pigments
January 24, 2012
Rockwood Holdings Inc. announced that its Color Pigments and Services business will build an advanced technology production facility in Augusta, Georgia for the synthesis of iron oxide pigments. This $115 million investment will result in the first new iron oxide pigment production plant in the U.S. in nearly 35 years.
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