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Grange Chemicals

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1956 British Hydrocarbon Chemicals had 2 subsidiaries - Forth Chemicals and Grange Chemicals[1], the latter being one-third owned by the Oronite Co of California.

1968 BP Chemicals was negotiating to acquire Chevron Chemical Co's share in Grange Chemicals phthalic anhydride plant at Salt End, Hull[2]

1969 BP Chemicals ran down and replaced the 5-year old Grange Chemical phthalic anhydride plant[3]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, 23 August 1956
  2. The Times Dec. 11, 1968
  3. The Times July 4, 1969