TITLE

EU fines Solvay, other chemical makers $490 m for cartel

PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Chemical Business;May2006, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p78
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the chemical producers fined by European Union regulators including Solvay SA, Akzo Nobel NV and a unit of Total SA for fixing the prices of hydrogen peroxide and related products. Views of competition commissioner Neelie Kroes on cartels; Number of companies being investigated for colluding in the markets for hydrogen peroxide and sodium perborates; Amount of settlement made by Solvay and Akzo Nobel for the U.S. justice department allegations of a similar cartel in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
21279482

 

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