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Dow AgroSciences to become Corteva Agriscience

February 28, 2018 By
The Agriculture Division of DowDuPont has announced the name of the intended company once it is spun off, which is expected to happen by June 1, 2019. The intended Agriculture company will become Corteva Agriscience (kohr-‘teh-vah), which is derived from... Read more»
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EU approves Dow-DuPont merger proposal

March 27, 2017 By
According to a March 27 Associated Press report, the European Union approved of the proposed merger of Dow Chemical and DuPont. At press time, however, the proposed merger is still under consideration in the United States. “Both plan to join in a... Read more»
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Merger a go for Dow, DuPont

July 29, 2016 By
As reported by Pest Management Professional’s sister magazine, Landscape Management, stockholders at both DuPont and Dow Chemical have voted to approve all stockholder proposals necessary to complete the merger of equals transaction. It’s a key milestone in the process to merge the... Read more»
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BASF considers counterbid on DuPont

March 7, 2016 By
This weekend, news broke that BASF SE, parent company of BASF Pest Control Solutions, is looking to counterbid on the $130 billion merger plans of DuPont and Dow Chemical.  That deal has been in the works since December. At press time,... Read more»
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Dow AgroSciences issues statement

December 17, 2015 By
In light of the Dec. 11 announcement that parent company Dow Chemical was merging with DuPont, Dow AgroSciences has issued the following statement: The agreement between DuPont and Dow will bring together two powerful innovation and material science leaders in... Read more»
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Dow, DuPont announce $130 billion merger

December 11, 2015 By
As of this morning, Dow Chemical, parent company of Dow AgroSciences, and DuPont have agreed to merge their companies. The $130 billion deal will eventually spin them into three separate companies, likely over a two-year period. The combined company will... Read more»
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Massey-Farrell appointed to Nemours Foundation Board

April 14, 2015 By
Andrea Massey-Farrell, president and CEO of the Harvey and Carol Massey Foundation Inc., has been appointed to the Florida Board of Managers of the Nemours Foundation. The Nemours Foundation is a non-profit organization created by Alfred I. DuPont nearly 80... Read more»
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DuPont Professional Products: Advion

January 2, 2013 By
DuPont Advion is becoming the preferred gel bait of choice by pest management professionals, the company says, because it provides complete control against the toughest prevailing species of cockroaches, even gel bait-averse ones. It also requires fewer applications than other... Read more»
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Syngenta finalizes DuPont deal

October 8, 2012 By
GREENSBORO, N.C.—On Oct. 2, Syngenta closed the acquisition of the DuPont Professional Products insecticide business. As a result of this transaction, Syngenta now owns insecticide brands Altriset, Advion, Arilon, Acelepryn, Calteryx and Provaunt. A number of DuPont Professional Products employees... Read more»
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Syngenta to acquire DuPont Professional Products business

August 29, 2012 By
BASAL, SWITZERLAND / WILMINGTON, DEL. — Syngenta has agreed to acquire the DuPont Professional Products insecticide business, a leading supplier of products for the professional turf, ornamentals and structural pest management markets, for $125 million Syngenta will receive the rights to Advion, Acelepryn, Altriset,... Read more»
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