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Baerlocher at Feiplastic 2015: to Present Ca-based Rigid and Plasticized PVC Stabilizers

Published on 2015-04-24. Author : SpecialChem

SAO PAULO, Brazil -- The Baerlocher group of companies presents its products including its innovative Ca-based stabilizers at the Feiplastic 2015. The fair, a premier platform for the plastics industry and the largest trade show in South America, is taking place in Sao Paulo (Brazil) from May 4-8. Baerlocher is the globally leading supplier of additives for the PVC and Polyolefin industry as well as one of the most important fatty acid producers in the region. With its presence at the fair, the company shows its long-term commitment to the South American market.

“Brazil represents 50% of the South American plastic consumption, the Feiplastic 2015 is the perfect opportunity to meet our existing customers and to establish business with new customers,” says Juarez da Silva Costa, General Manager of Baerlocher do Brasil. “Due to lower investments in infrastructure and housing also the PVC industry is facing some challenges. Baerlocher enables the plastic producers to stay competitive by offering innovative and more ecological friendly solutions.” The focus of Baerlocher´s presentation at the show is on rigid and plasticized PVC stabilizers. With its leading role in the transition from conventional to Ca-based stabilizers, Baerlocher is perfectly positioned in these segments.

“In the plasticized field, Baerlocher offers additives to improve the indoor air quality for products like flooring and wall covering as well as low-fogging products for the automotive industry. Baerlocher provides new products for emerging applications like C-& M-PVC pipes. In this context we have invested in a large size twin screw lab extruder to perfectly simulate real processing conditions in our laboratory to offer our customers a significantly better technical service,” outlines Rainer Grasmück, Head SBU PVC Additives India & Americas.

Baerlocher with strong commitment to the South American market
The Baerlocher group of companies has been present in Brazil with a production facility for more than 40 years and covers the whole of South America with additional production sites in Argentina (Lestar) and Peru (Compania Quimica) and an intensive network of distributors, local technical laboratories and local technical service.

About Baerlocher:
The Baerlocher group of companies is one of the leading suppliers of additives for the plastics industry. Its offering includes a very broad range of stabilizers as well as other additives for all polymer applications.

Baerlocher is committed to the principles of responsible care. The company maintains an ISO 9001 certified quality management system and its environmental management system complies with ISO 14001. Baerlocher is involved in a variety of activities, both in industry and in society. It plays an active role in trade associations and also provides opportunities for apprenticeships in various business areas. The Baerlocher group of companies has manufacturing sites around the globe and operates a sales network covering all major countries.

Source: Baerlocher 

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