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Bridgestone announces project to manufacture film for solar panels in Dolnoslaskie


Bridgestone Diversified Products, a unit of Bridgestone Group of Japan, will invest PLN 130m (approx. €33.3m) to build a factory of ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA) film for the renewable energy sector in Zarow (Dolnoslaskie voivodship), in the local subzone of the Walbrzych Special Economic Zone. The project will bring at least 67 jobs. The plant is scheduled to come online by the end of 2013.

EVA film is used in the production of photovoltaic panels.

In addition to its core business of tyres, Bridgestone Group derives 20% of its revenues from a wide range of other products with various industrial and consumer applications.

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