Rohm & Haas Company, and Morton International, Inc., In the Matter of

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In the Matter of Rohm & Haas Company, and Morton International, Inc.
FTC Matter/File Number:

9910112

Docket Number:

C-3883

Enforcement Type:

Part 2 Consents

Case Summary

Rohm & Haas settled charges that its acquisition of Morton International, Inc. would lessen competition in North American for the production and sale of water-based floor care polymers used in the formulation of floor care products such as polishes. The consent order requires the divestiture of Morton's worldwide water-based floor care polymers business to GenCorp, Inc.