ROTTERDAM, Netherlands—Emerald Kalama Chemical, a manufacturer of non-phthalate plasticizers that also focuses on benzoate chemistry, has opened a new office in Rotterdam that will serve as the company's central hub for European operations.
The new office will serve customers worldwide for products manufactured in Europe, as well as creating alignment with its world headquarters in Vancouver, according to a company press release.
"As we continue to grow as a global organization, we realized the need for a centralized EMEA hub that will create alignment with our global headquarters in Vancouver. Our new European Central Office will help us to ensure continuity and excellent service for our customers, as well as provide space for the growth of our team," CEO Ed Gotch said in a statement.
Emerald Kalama already has its European manufacturing facility nearby in Rotterdam Botlek. A number of capacity and product line expansions there and at its European plant in Widnes, England,the company said.
Emerald Kalama is a business group of Emerald Performance Materials.