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Bartek Building World’s Largest Malic and Fumaric Acid Facility

Bartek Ingredients has broken ground on a new $175 million state-of-the-art production facility in the Province of Ontario, Canada.

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Bartek Ingredients, the global leader in malic and food-grade fumaric acids, is building a new $175 million facility in the Province of Ontario, Canada, which will double the company’s capacity and provide advanced production capabilities. It also will accelerate Bartek Ingredients’ product and process innovation efforts. Once the facility is completed, it will be the world’s largest and most technologically advanced malic and food-grade fumaric acid production plant.                                     

Expected to reduce per unit greenhouse gas emissions by more than 80%, the new facility also will be the most environmentally sustainable plant in the industry. In addition, the facility will enable Bartek to lead its competitors in the application of advanced manufacturing principles, spurring continuous improvement and process innovation. The facility is projected to be operational at the beginning of next year.


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“We are thrilled to be breaking ground on our new state-of-the-art facility which will set a new global benchmark for safety, efficiency, and environmental performance,” says John Burrows, president and CEO, Bartek Ingredients. “We are pleased to be investing in the community of Stoney Creek and proud to play an integral part in supporting local industries and the local economy. We are thankful for our partnerships with the provincial and federal government and Environment Hamilton and their support and guidance throughout the process.”

Construction of the facility will inject $100 million into the local economy and will be a growth generator, supporting new jobs in Stoney Creek and providing training in the job skills of the future for employees.

WSP Global is leading the construction and design for the project.


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