East West Copolymer

sector

Materials

founded

2014

headquarters

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

original investment date

2014

investment type

Growth Capital

status

Current

About Company

East West Copolymer (East West) is a synthetic rubbers manufacturer with its production facility located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. East West's Styrene-Butadiene-Rubber (SBR) and Nitrile-Butadiene-Rubber (NBR) products are primarily used in the production of tires for automobile, industrial, and agriculture applications. The facility has and continues to play a major role in the development and advancement in synthetic rubber technology. East West is one of only two independent rubber manufacturing plants in the United States capable of producing SBR.