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Corporate entry Albright and Wilson Pty Ltd (1939 - )

From
1939
Yarraville, Victoria, Australia
Functions
Chemical Industries
Website
http://www.albright.com.au/
Reference No
ABN: 36 004 234 137
Location
Yarraville, Victoria

Summary

Founded in 1939, Albright and Wilson Pty Ltd established their Yarraville phosphate manufacturing plant in 1940. From 1958 to 1977 the plant also produced surfactants. A second plant in New South Wales was established and all surfactant production was moved there. Albright and Wilson Pty Ltd were major contributors to the chemical industry for many years, manufacturing and importing chemicals.

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1939
Business event - Albright & Wilson (Australia) Limited established
1940
Business event - Manufacture of phosphates commenced at the Yarraville plant, Victoria
1958 - 1977
Business event - Manufacture of surfactants
1977
Business event - Wetherill Park plant in New South Wales (NSW) established and surfactant manufacture moved from Yarraville plant NSW

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