10/1/2010 - Press release

Kemira closes the Blankophor (previously German Catec) deal

Kemira Oyj
Press Release
October 1, 2010 at 15.45 pm (CET+1)

Kemira Oyj has on September 30, 2010, closed Blankophor GmbH & Co. KG (German Catec GmbH) deal announced on June 23, 2010. Kemira sold its global Fluorescent Whitening Agents (FWAs) business to Blankophor. The transaction does not have any significant impact on Kemira´s financial figures, and the parties have agreed not to disclose the transaction price.

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Kemira Oyj
Tero Huovinen, Director, Investor Relations
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Kemira is a global two billion euro chemicals company that is focused on serving customers in water-intensive industries. The company offers water quality and quantity management that improves customers’ energy, water, and raw material efficiency. Kemira’s vision is to be a leading water chemistry company.