From Plastics News
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - Rohm and Haas Co.'s shareholders haveapproved the acquisition of the speciality chemical and materials companyby Dow Chemical Co.
A majority of the Rohm and Haas holders of 195 million shares voted infavor of the deal, which will give them $78 in cash per share, thecompany said.
The deal is expected to close early next year, pending regulatoryapproval. Rohm and Haas will retain its name and headquarters inPhiladelphia.
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