Opening of the Novacarb production unit in Singapore [fr]
Novacap, through its subsidiary Novacarb, the second European producer of Soda Ash and Sodium Bicarbonate, accelerates its international development in Sodium Bicarbonate with the construction of a new stand-alone production unit in Singapore.
On18th July, French Ambassador Marc Abensour attended the opening ceremony of Novabay production unit.
Based on the Bianca technology successfully developed by Novacarb in France, this state-of-the-art facility will produce high-quality Sodium Bicarbonate grades to serve the growing Asian demand in Health Care, Dialysis, Personal Care, Food and other industrial applications.
The plant, operated under the name Novabay Pte Ltd, will have a yearly production capacity of 70,000 metric tons, with a potential debottlenecking up to120,000 metric tons. Located in Jurong Island, the facility will benefit from synergies with local partners in terms of infrastructure and services on the chemical platform.