HOUSTON (Jan. 3, 2012)—Thermoplastic elastomer producer LCY Chemical Corp. has joined the International Institute of Synthetic Rubber Producers.
Taipei, Taiwan-based LCY has production facilities in Taiwan, China and the U.S., and total TPE annual capacity of 400,000 metric tons, the IISRP said. Bowei Lee, president and CEO of the firm, will be the director representative to the IISRP, and Chuen-Shyong Chou will serve as the alternate.
“A new IISRP member is a great way to kick off 2012,” said James L. McGraw, managing director and CEO of the organization.
The IISRP has more than 50 corporate members, representing 80 percent of the world's supply of SR.