TITLE

Specialties

PUB. DATE
June 1999
SOURCE
Chemical Week;6/30/1999, Vol. 161 Issue 25, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents news briefs on specialty chemical industry in the United States as of June 1999. Silicon tetrachloride production plant acquired by Degussa Huls in Germany; Increase made by Shinagawa Chemical on its polyvinyl chloride stabilizer production at its Singapore and Melbourne, Australia plants; Sale of the stake of McWhorter Technologies' stake in Syntech Far East company; Acquisition of Bio-Wash Products by Napier International company.
ACCESSION #
2030573

 

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