Turin, Italy — European engineered foam and insulation company Armacell has bought Guarto, which makes PU foam-based acoustic insulation materials. No price was disclosed for the purchase. Luxembourg-based Armacell said the deal boosts its capacity and product range in the fast-growing sound proofing market. It also strengthens the company’s southern European manufacturing base. Guarto was […]
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