Asbury Graphite has opened its first European facility, located in Maastricht, The Netherlands.

The facility will be manufacturing value added graphite products used in the manufacture of lubricants for the glass making industry.

The facility will have the ability to provide products as fine as 1 micron.

The company makes a proprietary line of ultrafine products, 1 micron and below that will be sold through this facility.

Asbury will also provide solid graphite shapes, and other glassmaking carbons from this facility.