Chemtura turns rubber into cash

Chynoweth, Emma
February 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;2/12/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 53, p17
Trade Publication
The article reports on an agreement signed by Chemtura to sell parts of its rubber chemicals interests to Lion Copolymer. Under the deal, Lion will acquire Chemtura's ethylene-propylene-diene monomer business, along with rubber chemicals operations, based in Geismar, Louisiana, in the U.S., and Flexzone antiozonants. Chemtura will use the proceeds to fund the completed purchase of specialty lubricant producer Kaufman Holdings.


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