Huntsman Celebrates Mexico Plant’s 50th Anniversary

Singapore-based Huntsman Textile Effects is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its Atotonilquillo, Mexico, manufacturing facility. “Huntsman Textile Effects is proud to celebrate this momentous milestone of its Atoto plant, which is the only plant that synthesizes dyes and chemicals in the Americas,” said Paul Hulme, president, Huntsman Textile Effects. “Its sophisticated processes, relentless focus on quality, commitment to environmental, health and safety standards and the rich technical expertise of its people have contributed to its capacity expansions.”
Ongoing investment at the plant includes $5 million over the next 12 to 15 months to expand its product portfolio to meet demand for polyester activewear and automotive products in the region.

November/December 2015