DyStar Purchases Dye Manufacturing Facility
DyStar PurhcasesDye Manufacturing FacilityDyStar, Switzerland, has purchased a dye manufacturing
facility in Coventry, R.I., from Hoechst North American Holdings. The facility has been producing
dye exclusively for DyStar since 1995, with an annual production capacity of 9,000 tons. The
facility produces both finished reactive dyes and feed stocks for liquid reactive dyes produced by
DyStar.Coventry makes a significant contribution to DyStars worldwide reactive dye manufacturing
capabilities, stated Guenter Stephan, head of Technical Operations.