Insilco has commenced commercial production of additional capacity of 6000 metric tonnes per annum. With this expansion, the plant capacity has been increased from 15000 metric tonnes per annum to 21000 metric tonnes per annum. The company has commenced the production on January 31, 2012. The board at its meeting held on January 31, 2012 has taken the note of it.
Insilco’s principal activity is to manufacture and sell precipitated silica. It produces different grades of precipitated silica, catering to the requirements of customers in rubber and non-rubber segments. The rubber applications include tyres, footwears, rice roller, rubber auto parts and miscellaneous rubber goods industries. The non-rubber applications include plant protection, feed, food, toothpaste, detergents, battery separator, paints, silicon rubber, frp, defoamer, pharmaceuticals and distilleries.