March 23, 2013 - Daramic, LLC, a division of Polypore International, Inc., celebrated the opening of its new Asia Technical Center [ATC] in Bangalore, India. The aim of the ATC is to support the on-going development of cost effective lead-acid battery technology particularly in emerging Asian markets. The Separator plays a significant role in further advancing lead-acid technology and positioning the ATC in Asia provides direct support where it is needed for our customers in these developing markets.
ABOUT POLYPORE INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Polypore International, Inc. is a global high technology filtration company specializing in microporous membranes. Polypore’s flat sheet and hollow fiber membranes are used in specialized applications that require the removal or separation of various materials from liquids, primarily in the ultrafiltration and microfiltration markets. Based in Charlotte, NC, Polypore International, Inc. is a market leader with manufacturing facilities or sales offices in nine countries serving six continents. See www.polypore.net.
ABOUT DARAMIC, LLC
Daramic, LLC – part of Polypore’s Energy Storage business segment – produces polyethylene battery separator membranes used primarily in transportation and industrial applications. Daramic has ten manufacturing plants and three technical centers that serve a global customer base. See www.daramic.com.