In November 2014, Orica Limited announced the sale of its Chemicals business to the Blackstone Group.
As announced to the ASX on 2 March 2015, this transaction has now been completed, and the Chemicals business has also announced that it will be trading under the name 'Ixom'.
For further information regarding Ixom, please visit www.ixom.com.au
Ixom supplies general chemicals across a diverse range of markets. These include agriculture, building and construction, food and beverage, pharmaceutical and personal care, plastics, pulp and paper and water treatment industries.
The Watercare business designs and delivers water treatment technologies, including MIEX® technology, to customers and communities in Australasia, North America, Europe and China.
Ixom is the largest chemical supplier of industrial chemicals, both manufactured and traded, in Australia and New Zealand.
In Australasia the plastics business, Marplex, is the leading supplier of quality plastics, while Bronson & Jacobs is a market-leading supplier to the food and nutrition, health, and personal care industries.
In Latin America, Ixom has a presence in Chile, Peru, Colombia, Argentina and Brazil.
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