Church of Saint Andrew
|• Mayor||Karl Schleid (CSU)|
|• Total||51.36 km2 (19.83 sq mi)|
|Elevation||493 m (1,617 ft)|
|• Density||220/km2 (570/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+01:00 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+02:00 (CEST)|
Trostberg (German pronunciation: [ˈtʁoːstˌbɛʁk]](
About 1,400 people are employed at the Chemiepark Trostberg, a large chemical industrial area near the town. The two main companies are AlzChem and BASF Bauchemie (construction chemistry).The Chemiepark Trostberg originated from a calcium cyanamide production plant, founded in 1908. Between 1978 and 2000, the company was called SKW Trostberg AG.
During World War II, a subcamp of Dachau concentration camp was located in the town.
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