Degussa: Degussa announced that
Tom Bates has been named vice president
and site manager of the company’s
Mobile, AL production facility. Mr.
Bates will be responsible for the management
of all service issues at the
Mobile facility. He has more than 30
years of experience, and has been with
Degussa since 1998.
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