Palmetto Synthetics LLC, Kingstree, S.C., will invest $7 million to expand operations and add 75
jobs. The project includes construction of a second building and the addition of an equipment line,
with completion expected by March 2011. The company supplies carded man-made staple fiber for
needlepunch, spunlace, thermal bond and resin bond processes; and can custom-design fibers with
additional performance components.