Production of fumed alumina and cationic-silica dispersions within North America will expand Degussa's portfolio of domestically produced specialty dispersions. They are used to produce inkjet paper coatings for commercial as well as non-commercial applications, ranging from birthday cards and CD labels to high-end glossy photo paper.
Degussa Begins Producing Alumina, Cationic-Silica Dispersions in North America
February 8, 2006
PARSIPPANY, N.J. - Degussa's AEROSIL® business line commenced production in October of fumed alumina and cationic-silica dispersions at its North American dispersion plant in Mobile, Ala. The specialty products are ideally suited to meet the demanding needs of the highly competitive inkjet paper industry.