TITLE

20 YEARS AGO

PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;9/11/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 34, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on events related to the petrochemical industry that occurred 20 years ago. In March 1991, Great Britain-based Burman Speciality Chemicals paid $33 million to acquire privately owned Columbia Cement, which supplies contact adhesives to the U.S. construction, furniture, automotive, marine and do-it-yourself markets. Iran's National Petrochemical Co. awarded two more contracts for its $1.5 billion petrochemical project in Arak, Iran.
ACCESSION #
22403399

 

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