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Comment from Facility: SOLUTIA PORT PLASTICS
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This manufacturing facility is a guest operation, operated for Solutia Inc. by Bayer Corporation. Solutia is an independent, publicly traded company that was created on Sept. 1, 1997, with the applied chemistry businesses formerly part of Monsanto Company. Bayer acquired this plant from Monsanto in 1996.

Solutia applies its skills in chemistry to create solutions for its customers and consumers worldwide. With 10 businesses serving a variety of markets, Solutia's products are part of everyday life. Our best-known products include:

  • Skydrol hydraulic fluid, the leader in commercial aviation worldwide.
  • Wear-Dated carpet fibers and upholstery fabrics made with Solutia's fibers carry one of North America's most recognized trademarks; and
  • Saflex plastic interlayer, used in high-performance laminated glass for buildings and vehicles.

This facility produces Resimene resins, used in automotive paints to add luster, and Scripset resins, used in coatings for printed circuit boards, aluminum cans and printing papers.

Operating responsibly - with respect for the environment and the communities in which we operate - is part of who we are. Read about Solutia's environmental commitments and performance.

Solutia's 1997 Emissions Data.

Solutia's website
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