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ICL licenses wastewater treatment technology from research institute

8:30 AM MDT | July 6, 2015 | Natasha Alperowicz

Israel Chemicals Ltd. (ICL; Tel Aviv) said on Monday that one of its subsidiaries has signed a license agreement with Migal Galilee Research Institute for the use of proprietary technology related to wastewater treatment. Under the agreement, ICL will have...

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