Sissell, Kara
March 2003
Chemical Week;3/5/2003, Vol. 165 Issue 9, p16
Trade Publication
Discusses the impact of asbestos-related lawsuits on chemical companies in the U.S. Estimated number of companies that have field for bankruptcy since January 2000 as a result of rising liabilities; Action taken by Dow Chemical, Honeywell and PPG Industries to boost their reserves to pay for asbestos litigation; Information on how Supreme Court Justice David Souter described asbestos litigation.


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