PotashCorp seeks to expand Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) capacity at Lima plant

Niels Tholen - 23 January 2014

PotashCorp is planning a brownfield capacity expansion project at its Lima, Ohio plant, increasing its current ammonia, urea and Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) production capabilities.

The company has filed a draft air permit for its plant in Lima, to modify existing restraints on emission increases and expand the plant.

The project is expected to total US $190 million in building investments and add an additional $40 million in acquired business once expansion is completed.

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) hyas not not specified how long it would take to make a final ruling.

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