Turkish cellulose manufacturer Aciselsan opens new production plant

Automation & RoboticsProjectsSouth-East European INDUSTRIAL Мarket - issue 4/2013

Turkish carboxymethyl cellulose (CMC) producer Acipayam Seluloz Sanayi ve Ticaret stated its intention to establish a new factory building and CMC production line to boost its output capacity.

 The new production unit will be built on land owned by the company and will have annual output capacity of 3,000 tons of CMC. The investment will expand the company’s total output capacity to 10,200 tones from 7,200 tons produced by its factory at present.

Aciselsan operates in the Acipayam district of western Turkey’s Denizli province. The company, established in 1973, produces CMC in line with its "Sustainable Development" mission. CMC is used in powder and cream detergents, paint, wallpaper adhesives, textile, oil drilling, ceramics, food and cosmetics.