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Chemical Industry Weekly News Round-Up, Dec. 17

2:22 PM MST | December 17, 2010 | Vincent Valk

This Week on CW: In another private equity backed M&A deal, YuleCatto is buying PolymerLatex from TowerBrook Capital Partners for $585.7 million. Nearly 200 nations signed the Cancun Agreements at the most recent UN climate summit in Cancun, Mexico. What does it mean for chemical industry? According to a new report by the U.S. Department of Energy, that country could face critical shortages of rare earth metals in the coming years. VCI, the German chemical industry trade group, expects output growth in that country to slow next year. A U.S. federal appeals...

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