The EU Commission clears a merger subject to remedies in the chemicals market (Huber Silica / Evonik)

Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of Huber Silica by Evonik, subject to conditions* The European Commission has approved under the EU Merger Regulation Evonik's acquisition of Huber Silica. The decision is conditional on the divestment of some of both companies' activities related to precipitated silica, a chemical used in tyres, toothpaste, defoamers, paints and coatings. Evonik and Huber Silica are both manufacturers of speciality chemicals, including precipitated silica. This is used to make products such as toothpaste, paper, animal feed, tyres and shoe soles, but also

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European Commission, The EU Commission clears a merger subject to remedies in the chemicals market (Huber Silica / Evonik), 22 June 2017, e-Competitions Bulletin June 2017, Art. N° 84370

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