Chang, Joseph
January 2007
ICIS Chemical Business Americas;1/15/2007, Vol. 271 Issue 2, p7
Trade Publication
The article offers updates related to the chemical industry in the U.S. The second phase of Cytec Industries' sale of its water treatment chemicals an acrylamide product lines to Kemira group is complete. Floralife has been acquired by Smither-Oasis from AgroFresh. The sale of Groupe Novasep has been completed.


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