TITLE

A cross to Bayer

AUTHOR(S)
Lerner, Ivan; Williams, Dede
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;1/7/2008, Vol. 273 Issue 1, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that chemical firm Bayer's chairman and chief executive officer Werner Wenning, who was born and raised in Leverkusen, Germany, has announced on December 4, 2007 that the giant cross that has hung over the chemical site for more than 50 years would stay in place. The Bayer Cross in Leverkusen is considered the largest illuminated advertisement in the world.
ACCESSION #
28686879

 

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