Zschimmer & Schwarz Announces
Opening of Esterification Plant in Ivey, GA
(January 7, 2019)
Zschimmer & Schwarz USA is pleased to announce the opening of its greenfield synthetic ester plant in Ivey, Georgia. Following a decade of strong growth, Zschimmer & Schwarz USA built the Ivey plant to expand production beyond the headquarters factory in Milledgeville, GA. Production at Ivey began in December 2018 and the first two reactors will be fully operational by March 2019. Upon completion of phase one, the Ivey plant will increase ZSUS domestic synthetic ester capacity by 45 million pounds.