Yara begins Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) production at Belle Plaine plant

Niels Tholen - 15 July 2013

Yara has announced the start of Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) production at its nitrogen fertilizer facility in Belle Plaine, Canada. The plant successfully completed production of its first batch of Air1 DEF earlier this month.

The Belle Plaine plant location will enable Yara to supply fleets and retailers throughout the U.S. Midwest as well as throughout Canada.

"The domestic production announced today at our Canadian plant is a huge milestone for our global supply chain network" said Chad Dombroski, Director of Air1 for Yara North America. "This new production capability is a clear signal of our commitment."

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