09/10/2012

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Cabot to buy activated carbons manufacturer Norit for USD 1,1 billion

With some 760 employees and ten manufacturing facilities throughout the Americas and Europe, Norit generated sales of USD 360 million in 2011. The business has grown 12 % annually since 2007. The company provides one of the widest and most differentiated ranges of activated carbons of any producer. The products are used, for example, in environmental protection, air and water purification, food and beverages, pharmaceuticals, and catalysts. Cabot expects the transaction to close within calendar year 2012.

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