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Evonik to End Production of Polyethylene Waxes

May 21, 2010

Evonik Industries, Essen, Germany, plans to shutdown its production of polyethylene waxes in Herne, Germany, at the end of December 2010. The group has taken this step as a part of a profitability analysis. The modification and sale of Fischer-Tropsch based waxes will continue.

Evonik Industries will use its best efforts to achieve a controlled withdrawal of the polyethylene waxes from the business.

More information: www.evonik.com

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