IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: Western Europe :: U.K.

U.K. Government Awards Grants to Fertilizer and PET Projects

1:17 PM MDT | April 12, 2011 | Ian Young

The U.K. government has awarded grants to two chemical projects in northeastern England. The government's newly established Regional Growth Fund awarded £15 million to Cleveland Potash to mine and process polyhalite and it awarded £6.7 million to Lotte Chemical U.K. to build a polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plant. Cleveland Potash, a subsidiary of Israel Chemicals Ltd. (ICL; Tel Aviv) says geological studies indicate that more than 1 billion m.t. of polyhalite ore lie under the company's Boulby mines, where it extracts potash from deposits below the...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.


contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa