Charleston, Tennessee - Wacker Chemie AG


Charleston, Tennessee

USA

Facts & Figures about the Site
Location Charleston, Bradley County, Tennessee
Area 550-acre greenfield site
Employees Approx. 650
Products polycrystalline silicon
Capacity 20,000 metric ton capacity

TENNESSEE INCIDENT September 2017

On September 7, 2017, a compressor malfunctioned causing an explosion and chemical leak at WACKER's plant in Charleston, Tennessee, USA. Plant operations have been suspended. The plant is now safe and secure.

Wacker Polysilicon North America, LLC

553 Wacker Blvd
P.O. Box 446
Charleston, TN 37310-0446
United States