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2008-07-02 15:00:40

PQ Corporation announced today that it has completed its merger with INEOS Silicas. The merger was originally announced on October 11, 2007.

2007-08-28 15:14:38

PQ Corporation, the chemicals and engineered glass materials company, announced today that Alan McIlroy, currently the company's Vice President of Strategic Planning, has been appointed to the position of Vice President and CFO, effective immediately.

2007-03-19 09:00:33

PQ Corporation, the chemicals and engineered glass materials company, announced today that it has expanded its manufacturing facilities in Rahway, NJ and Kansas City, KS, increasing the production of silica-chrome catalysts to meet growing worldwide demand.

2006-12-28 12:00:43

Potters Industries Inc., an affiliate of PQ Corporation, announced today that, effective February 15, 2007, the price on all Metal Finishing Glass Bead and Ground Glass product shipments will increase up to 3 cents a pound.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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