Dow AgroSciences LLC has announced the inauguration of a new Dithane fungicide production unit on an existing industrial site located in Lauterbourg, France. The new plant makes the Lauterbourg facility the largest granulation facility for Dithane fungicide. Dithane fungicide products have the broadest use pattern of any fungicide in the world, and are approved for use against more than 400 diseases protecting 70 crops.

Bernard Deloffre, site and production manager for Dow AgroSciences Lauterbourg, called the new facility "a significant long term investment in terms of productivity and quality, and safety for people, facilities and the environment."

Source: Company Release