Air Liquide builds ingredients plant in US for cosmetics and pharma

Expected to start operations in the first half of 2018, the project will witness an investment of over $60 million

Air Liquide, through its two subsidiaries and Schulke, is building a new specialty production facility at Sandston (Henrico County, Virginia) in the US for the cosmetic and pharmaceutical markets. is a specialty manufacturer, while is a hygiene specialist.

Expected to start operations in the first half of 2018, the project will witness an investment of over $60 million. This new production facility will manufacture for the cutting-edge cosmetic and pharmaceutical global markets. The market for specialty is worth more than $ 10 billion globally, of which the US represents 25 percent.

With this facility, the two companies will strengthen their proximity to American customers. The facility is located in the Northeast of the US, where the majority of the companies’ customers are. It will be run by a joint venture between and Schulke, named Polykon Manufacturing. Their resulting synergies will enable to create additional value in their field of expertise while addressing the growing need for innovations in these markets.

Francois Jackow, member of the group’s executive committee, supervising the activities, said, “This first manufacturing unit for the two companies in the US will extend their innovative potential and enlarge their industrial footprint and proximity with customers within North America, while strengthening their manufacturing capabilities globally. With this investment, pursues the development of its hygiene and specialty activities, thus strengthening the group’s business in this region.”

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Air Liquide builds ingredients plant in US for cosmetics and pharma

Expected to start operations in the first half of 2018, the project will witness an investment of over $60 million

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Air Liquide, through its two subsidiaries and Schulke, is building a new specialty production facility at Sandston (Henrico County, Virginia) in the US for the cosmetic and pharmaceutical markets. is a specialty manufacturer, while is a hygiene specialist.

Expected to start operations in the first half of 2018, the project will witness an investment of over $60 million. This new production facility will manufacture for the cutting-edge cosmetic and pharmaceutical global markets. The market for specialty is worth more than $ 10 billion globally, of which the US represents 25 percent.

With this facility, the two companies will strengthen their proximity to American customers. The facility is located in the Northeast of the US, where the majority of the companies’ customers are. It will be run by a joint venture between and Schulke, named Polykon Manufacturing. Their resulting synergies will enable to create additional value in their field of expertise while addressing the growing need for innovations in these markets.

Francois Jackow, member of the group’s executive committee, supervising the activities, said, “This first manufacturing unit for the two companies in the US will extend their innovative potential and enlarge their industrial footprint and proximity with customers within North America, while strengthening their manufacturing capabilities globally. With this investment, pursues the development of its hygiene and specialty activities, thus strengthening the group’s business in this region.”

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Air Liquide builds ingredients plant in US for cosmetics and pharma

Expected to start operations in the first half of 2018, the project will witness an investment of over $60 million

Expected to start operations in the first half of 2018, the project will witness an investment of over $60 million
Air Liquide, through its two subsidiaries and Schulke, is building a new specialty production facility at Sandston (Henrico County, Virginia) in the US for the cosmetic and pharmaceutical markets. is a specialty manufacturer, while is a hygiene specialist.

Expected to start operations in the first half of 2018, the project will witness an investment of over $60 million. This new production facility will manufacture for the cutting-edge cosmetic and pharmaceutical global markets. The market for specialty is worth more than $ 10 billion globally, of which the US represents 25 percent.

With this facility, the two companies will strengthen their proximity to American customers. The facility is located in the Northeast of the US, where the majority of the companies’ customers are. It will be run by a joint venture between and Schulke, named Polykon Manufacturing. Their resulting synergies will enable to create additional value in their field of expertise while addressing the growing need for innovations in these markets.

Francois Jackow, member of the group’s executive committee, supervising the activities, said, “This first manufacturing unit for the two companies in the US will extend their innovative potential and enlarge their industrial footprint and proximity with customers within North America, while strengthening their manufacturing capabilities globally. With this investment, pursues the development of its hygiene and specialty activities, thus strengthening the group’s business in this region.”
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