Street Fear Rains Down on Nalco Takeout

Cohen, Judy Radler
September 1999
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;09/27/99, Vol. 12 Issue 38, p1
Reports on the proposed acquisition of Nalco Chemical Co., a water treatment company by Suez Lyonnaise des Eaux. Impact of the transaction on Nalco's stocks; Role of Suez's ownership of Calgon Corp., another water treatment company in the requests the transaction has received from the United States Federal Trade Commission; Comments by a Nalco spokesman on the antitrust issue against the merger.


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