Chemical distributor Brenntag to open facility in City of Richmond

Brenntag Mid-South Inc., chemical distributor, signed a five-year lease for a 28,000-square-foot warehouse in Richmond to serve its customers in Virginia.

John East, a division manager, says Brenntag is working now to get the warehouse ready to distribute ingredients in chemical products. He says plans call for hiring five or six people as either drivers or warehouse workers.

Prior to the Richmond expansion, Brenntag has served the market from Durham, N.C., for years.

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