Expancel is a unit within AkzoNobel.[1][2][3] Expancel produces expandable microspheres under the tradename Expancel® Microspheres. Expancel has its head office in Sundsvall, Sweden. Production, R&D, sales and marketing is located in Sundsvall. Expancel has sales offices in Germany, the Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Italy, US, Brazil and China. The number of employees is about 200.

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  1. "AkzoNobel investing €30 million to meet demand for Expancel". Dutch Daily News. Apr 6, 2011. "AkzoNobel is boosting capacity in Sweden for its Expancel expandable microspheres." 
  2. Gerlin, Helen (May 23, 201). "Akzo Nobel anmäls för arbetsmiljöbrott [Akzo Nobel reported for safety violations]". Dagbladet. "Expancel vid Akzo Nobel byggs ut och moderniseras – ett projekt som sysselsätter ett flertal arbetare från olika företag. (Expancel at Akzo Nobel is being expanded and modernized - a project that employs numerous workers from different companies.)" 
  3. Scott, Alex. "Akzo Nobel adds capacity for Expancel spheres.(expandable polymer spheres, Sweden)(Brief Article)." Chemical Week. IHS Global, Inc. 2003. HighBeam Research. 2 Jun. 2012 <>. (subscription required)

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