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Corporate entry Newcastle Chemicals (1940 - ?)

From
1940
Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Functions
Chemical Industries
Location
Newcastle, New South Wales

Summary

Newcastle Chemicals was formed in 1940 as a joint venture with BHP at Newcastle, New South Wales (a major steel producing centre) to manufacture ammonium chloride, hydrochloric acid, b-naphthol and phthalic anhydride and its esters. The plant no longer operates and the phthalic anhydride is produced by ICI at Rhodes (formerly CSR Chemicals ). Taken from: http://www.chemlink.com.au/orica_hist.htm (2006).

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