LYON, France, Nov. 2, 2011 /CNW/ - Bluestar Silicones - a subsidiary of
the Bluestar Group - is opening its new Technical Service Laboratory in
its Spanish facility of Santa Perpetua (Barcelona).
This laboratory will focus its activities on formulating and developing
silicone products for the Personal Care industry.
"The opening of our new Technical Service Laboratory is an important
step and a strong message emphasizing the importance of our Spanish
facility as the Centre of Excellence Personal Care for the Bluestar
Group," indicated Gregoire Amice, Global Market Manager for Personal
Care at Bluestar Silicones. "This demonstrates our long-term commitment
to our customers and distributors in this industry. This laboratory
will have a key role to further extend our Mirasil (R) silicones
portfolio for the cosmetic Personal Care industry through proper
coordination between all Bluestar R&D laboratories across the world.
This is also a key step in the set up of Bluestar Silicones as a global
supplier for the Personal Care industry combining a full range of
personal care products with new capacities coming up on stream from our
new units in China."
About Bluestar Silicones
Bluestar Silicones is a EUR400 million worldwide silicones raw material
manufacturer established in 2007 through China National Bluestar
Corp.'s acquisition of Rhodia Silicones. The company is one of the
world's leading fully integrated global silicones manufacturers with
more than 50 years of silicone expertise. Bluestar has manufacturing
operations throughout the world and combines upstream silicon metal
operations and capacity with downstream silicone market and application
development expertise. The company offers a comprehensive range of
silicone products including release coatings, engineering elastomers,
healthcare products, specialty fluids, emulsions, and resins. For more
information visit http://www.bluestarsilicones.com.
SOURCE BLUESTAR SILICONES
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