Ashland Inc. to Acquire Unsaturated Polyester Resins (UPR) in France
CHEMMONITOR.COM – U.S.-based chemicals producer and distributor Ashland Inc. plans to purchase a composite resin-manufacturing facility from another U.S.-based company Reichhold, which is a resin producer. The facility is situated at the site in Étain (France). Reichhold employs about 50 people at the plant. It produces unsaturated polyester resins (UPR) used in such industries as transportation and construction.