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Border Chemicals, maker of chemicals, of Grangemouth, Scotland
1963 Company established to manufacture acrylontrile at Grangemouth from ammonia made by ICI and propylene made by British Hydrocarbon Chemicals Ltd, a joint venture of BP and Distillers Co. The process had been developed by Distillers Co and Ugine.
1966 A second acrlyonitrile plant would be built at Grangemouth, but plans were shelved in 1968.