Americas Watch

June 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;6/19/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 24, p15
Trade Publication
The article presents updates on the chemical industry in the Americas. DuPont lost a round in a legal fight over the fungicide Benlate after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal against a lawsuit filed by six Hawaii plant growers. Georgia Gulf will buy Canada-based plastics building products company Royal Group Technologies for Can$1.7bn, €1.2bn/$1.5bn, including debt. HB Fuller has completed its acquisition of Henkel's insulating glass sealant business.


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