TITLE

5-MINUTE AMERICAS WATCH

AUTHOR(S)
Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;5/21/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 67, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs on the chemical industry. Rockwood Holdings is acquiring the global colour pigments business of Great Britain-based Elements for around $140 million. Solutia has filed an amended plan of reorganisation to position it for emergence from Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Swiss fine chemicals and biotech firm Lonza will close its microbial biopharmaceutical facility at Baltimore, Maryland by early 2008.
ACCESSION #
25424520

 

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