Aerosolex opens a new dimethyl ether plant with a capacity of 10,000 tonnes per annum

Aerosolex LLC has opened a new high-purity dimethyl ether plant with a capacity of 10,000 tonnes per annum. The product will be manufactured under its own trademark Propelan®.
High purity dimethyl ether is used as a propellant to produce cosmetic, household, and construction aerosols; as a foaming agent to manufacture construction and packaging materials; as a coolant along with other uses.

«Aerosolex customers will be Russian and foreign manufacturers of various aerosol products, polyurethane mounting foams, and XPS heat insulation, as well as companies from other industries where high-quality propellant or a foaming agent with high solvent ability is required,» Valery Andosov, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Aerosolex LLC, stated during the opening ceremony.

The product will be distributed within the Russian domestic market and across Europeans markets including the Baltic countries, Poland, and Belgium. «The first production of high purity dimethyl ether based in the Russian Federation will increase the reliability of supply and significantly reduce product delivery time to consumers, which undoubtedly will give an additional impetus to the development of consuming industries,» Sergey Lugovskoy, Member of the Board of Directors of Aerosolex LLC, noted.

For more information:

Tatiana Limonova
PR-manager of Aerosolex
mob. +7 926 523 5774
e-mail: pr@aerosolex.com