Valtris Specialty Chemicals Announces Important Expansion
Valtris Specialty Chemicals announces significant expansion in the production capacity of Benzaldehyde in Europe
Independence, OH – Valtris Specialty Chemicals is investing in additional production capacity at Tessenderlo, Belgium.
“Following the successful 2020 expansion at our Tessenderlo site for both Benzyl Chloride and Orthochlorobenzyl Chloride, we are delighted to announce the next stage in our expansions plans with this 20% increase in our Benzaldehyde capacity” says Paul Angus, CEO Valtris Specialty Chemicals. The expansion is expected to be fully completed by the end of 2021.
Benzaldehyde is a key raw material in the production of hexylcinnamaldehyde, and other aroma chemicals widely used in the flavor and fragrance industry, especially in cleaning products.