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2009-04-01 20:06:00

Sale Proceeds Accelerate De-leveraging Plan MIDLAND, Mich., April 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) today announced that Rohm and Haas, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company, has entered into a definitive agreement to sell the stock of Morton International, Inc., the salt business of Rohm and Haas, to K+S Aktiengesellschaft.

2009-03-09 16:06:00

- Financing includes substantial equity investments by two major shareholders.

2009-01-26 08:49:00

MIDLAND, Mich., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) confirms it has informed Rohm and Haas that Dow will not close the proposed acquisition on or before January 27, 2009.

2008-12-09 06:52:00

NEW YORK and LONDON, December 9 /PRNewswire/ -- ICIS Chemical Business magazine unveils the ICIS Top 40 Power Players - the most influential people in the global chemical industry. "The chemical industry is ultimately a people industry, and these individuals have changed the face of the global chemical industry - through mergers and acquisitions, policy leadership, innovation and financial performance," said Joseph Chang, Global Editor of ICIS Chemical Business. BASF chairman and...

2008-12-01 07:30:00

MIDLAND, Mich., and KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait, Dec.

2008-10-07 09:00:42

Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) (Midland, Michigan) and Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP (CPChem) (The Woodlands, Texas), in a recent joint venture, formed Americas Styrenics LLC.

2008-09-24 09:00:36

Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) (Midland, Michigan) is sticking to its old strategy, Geoffery Merszei, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, said at the recent 17th Annual Chemical and Ag Science Conference.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.