Affinity Chemical LLC Announces Its Expansion with the Construction of Two New Specialty Chemical Facilities

The Dallas, TX-based company, producer of aluminum sulfate and other specialty chemicals, announces the construction of new production facilities in Prattville, Alabama and Durant, Iowa to serve the company's growing customer base.
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Affinity Partners with customers in these markets
Affinity Partners with customers in these markets
DALLAS - Sept. 30, 2020 - PRLog -- Affinity Chemical (, a leading supplier of bulk aluminum sulfate and other specialty chemicals, has announced it is constructing two new aluminum sulfate ("alum") manufacturing plants, bringing its total number of alum facilities to eight throughout the Southern and Midwestern US.

Affinity's new Prattville, AL, alum manufacturing facility will start up by mid-December 2020.  The site was chosen due to the strong community and excellent workforce. It is being developed to quickly add additional product lines. The Durant, IA, plant is expected to be online in the spring of 2021 and will have multiple operations upon start-up. Both sites are on large tracts of land with substantial rail and transloading capabilities.

The new Alabama and Iowa facilities represent Affinity Chemical's commitment to partnering with its industrial, pulp and paper, environmental, and municipal customers to provide high quality aluminum sulfate with price security and dependable service.

"Affinity was born and continues to grow on one founding principle: understand the customers' needs and deliver solutions to them through effective partnerships," says Lance Johnson, Affinity Chemical's managing partner. "We collaborate with both our customers and supply chain partners to build regional infrastructure so that we can offer consistent alum product along with exemplary service and transparent, predictable pricing."

The Definitive Guide to Aluminum Sulfate

Aluminum sulfate is a widely used chemical. For instance, it is used in the pulp and paper industry to size paper; in municipal water treatment plants for water purification, and in poultry farming as a litter additive. Affinity Chemical offers a Definitive Guide to Aluminum Sulfate, a comprehensive eBook about alum's many applications, storage and handling, environmental risks, and more. The Guide is available as a free download on the company's website:

About Affinity Chemical

Affinity Chemical LLC manufactures and supplies aluminum sulfate (alum) and other specialty chemicals such as ferrous sulfate. The company specializes in developing solutions for under-served commodity chemical markets. Its leadership team has deep experience in manufacturing, technology, marketing, and understanding the business side of the specialty chemicals industry. The company's business model is relationship-driven and built on the leadership team's personal integrity and honesty. Price transparency is integral.

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