● Degussa Engineered Carbons, LP:
Degussa Engineered Carbons, LP, a
joint venture of Degussa Corp. and
Engineered Carbons, Inc., has
announced that Jack Clem has been
named president and general manager.
Mr. Clem brings more than 25 years
of experience in the chemical industry
to his new position, most recently having
served as Degussa’s vice president,
carbon black for the NAFTA region.
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