The Pulp and Paper Division of Hercules Inc. (Wilmington, Del.) said Hurricane Katrina has affected the company's Hattiesburg, Miss., manufacturing operations and may impact other product shipments and raw material sourcing.
The full extent of the impact of Katrina on the Hercules supply chain continues to be investigated. Hercules says it is committed to working with its customers to minimize the impact on them until normal operations can be resumed. Hercules Pulp and Paper Division supplies functional, process, and water management chemicals for the pulp and paper industry.
Source: Hercules Inc.