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Innospec Announces Opening of Personal Care Specialty Chemicals Ester Plant At Ellesmere Port, U.K.
NEWARK, Del., Aug. 8, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Innospec Inc. (Nasdaq:IOSP) today announced the commissioning of a new specialty chemicals processing plant at its Ellesmere Port site in the U.K. to produce ester for the global personal care products market. Built in eight months at a total cost of approximately $1.2 million, the plant started up last month producing Finsolv TN(r), an ester that to date has been manufactured at Innospec's plant in Spencer, NC.
A Lesson-Filled Offering -- A Lesson-Filled Tale Unfolds in New Children's Book by Buddhist Monk
KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. 8, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Parents looking for entertaining children's books that teach children some very important lessons about life will find what they are looking for with the recent release of a new book from children's books author Kudagammana Seelaratana. In The She-Falcon and the Quail (Paperback $12.99; Xlibris Publishing), slated to hit bookstores this week, Seelaratana weaves an entertaining tale about courage, obedience and humility, through the story of two natural adversaries.
The Topps Co. Inc.
The Topps Company Sends Letter to Upper Deck
NEW YORK, Aug. 8, 2007 -- The Topps Company, Inc. (Nasdaq:TOPP) announced today that it has sent a letter to legal counsel to The Upper Deck Company concerning Upper Deck's tender offer to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Topps common stock that is due to expire at 12:00 midnight, New York City time, on Friday, August 10, 2007, and the continuing attempts by Topps to negotiate with Upper Deck to reach a consensual transaction. The text of the letter follows:
Uranium Resources, Inc.
Dave Clark Appointed CEO of Uranium Resources, Inc.
LEWISVILLE, Texas, Aug. 8, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Paul K. Willmott, Chairman of Uranium Resources, Inc. (Nasdaq:URRE) ("URI"), announced today that Dave Clark will assume the position of Chief Executive Officer, succeeding Mr. Willmott, who will continue as Executive Chairman. Mr. Clark will retain the title of President.