DuPont Opens Biopharma Tubing Manufacturing Site in South Carolina

DuPont’s new manufacturing site will expand its biopharmaceutical tubing manufacturing capabilities.

DuPont celebrated the opening of its DuPont Liveo Healthcare Solutions manufacturing facility on July 28, 2022. The new facility, located near Moncks Corner, SC, will expand the company’s capacity for biopharmaceutical tubing extrusion.

“The [site] will bring additional production capacity online over the next two years to serve strategic customers and expand our Liveo Healthcare Solutions customer base,” said Eugenio Toccalino, global business director, healthcare and specialty lubricants, DuPont, in a company press release. “We’re committed to investing in our healthcare business, and this biopharma processing manufacturing investment is a key milestone in our growth strategy that will help us offer a highly reliable and sustainable product supply.”

In addition to this expansion, the company also expects to add biopharma silicone tubing capacity in China in the second half of 2022.

Source: DuPont