When the Forchem plant opened in 2002 it was the largest modern crude tall oil distillation plant in the world.
Forchem is an innovative chemical company converting Crude Tall Oil into useful raw materials used in a wide range of industries. For example, it is used in the manufacture of coatings, lubricants, soaps, inks and adhesives among others.
Crude Tall Oil is a by-product of the pulping process especially of pine trees during the manufacture of paper.
The combination of aggressive chemicals, fatty acids and distillates which can attack many types of flooring materials together with high temperatures made the environment particularly challenging.
The previous epoxy resin and methyl methacrylate floors had failed miserably. They had been rapidly eroded and had debonded in many places. Forchem was in a constant cycle of floor repairs which cost money and hampered production.
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