PeroxyChem valued at $200m through One Equity Partners buyout


chemicals5_lrgJP Morgan private investment arm One Equity Partners has completed a deal for chemical maker PeroxyChem which values the business at about $200m.

One Equity Partners managing director Tom Kichler said, “One Equity Partners has developed a deep understanding of the international chemical industry and invests only in businesses and management teams we are confident will succeed.

“PeroxyChem is already an outstanding manufacturer of peroxygen chemistries for diverse applications and we look forward to helping it grow and strengthen its position as an industry leader.”

The company said One Equity’s backing would allow it to extend its market position manufacturing hydrogen peroxide, persulfates, peracetic acid and environmental remediation technologies.

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