Americas Watch

Robinson, Simon
May 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;5/22/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 20, p15
Trade Publication
The article presents news briefs related to the petrochemical industry in the Americas as of May 2006. Chemtura has completed the sale of its non-core Industrial Water Additives business to Great Britain investment bank Close Brothers Private Equity (CBPE) for $85 million or €66 million. Hexion Specialty Chemicals reported first quarter operating income up 46% at $110 million.


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