In Brief

March 2002
Chemical Market Reporter;3/18/2002, Vol. 261 Issue 11, p4
Trade Publication
Presents news briefs on the chemical industry as of March 2002. Information on the restructuring of Toray Plastics Inc.; Details of a supply agreement signed by Air Products and Chemicals Inc. with Nippon Helium Inc.; Sale of Richhold Incorporated's adhesives business to Forbo Holding AG.


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