Wynca/Fuhua Tongda to draft China’s glyphosate by-product standards
Two leading Chinese glyphosate manufacturers will be involved in the drafting of industry standards for industrial salt by-products of glyphosate herbicide production, according to a notification issued by the Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. The China Chemical Industry Environmental Protection Association (CCIEPA) will work with Zhejiang Wynca Chemical subsidiary Zhenjiang Jiangnan Chemicals to draft industry standards for crude form sodium pyrophosphate. The CCIEPA will also work with Fuhua Tongda Agro-chemical Technology to draft standards for disodium hydrogen phosphate dodecahydrate. The standards are expected to be completed by2016. Fuhua Tongda is carrying out a project to reduce the environmental impact of its glyphosate production.