TITLE

THE WEEK IN BRIEF

AUTHOR(S)
Chang, Joseph
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;1/7/2008, Vol. 273 Issue 1, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs related to the chemical industry. U.S.-based PPG Industries has completed its $3.2bn acquisition of SigmaKalon from private equity firm Bain Capital. Lyondell and Basell have completed their $19.4bn merger, forming LyondellBasell Industries, the third-largest independent chemical firm in the world. Air Products has completed the $75m sale of its high-purity process chemical business to KMG Chemicals.
ACCESSION #
28686859

 

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