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December 21st, 2006
Wacker endows an Institute of Silicon Chemistry...
Wacker Chemie AG has endowed an "Institute of Silicon Chemistry" within the Faculty of Chemistry at the Technical University of Munich (TUM). The new institute will be under the direction of the Chair of Macromolecular Chemistry, which will in future carry the name WACKER. An agreement to this effect was signed today by the TUM and the Munich-based chemicals group. WACKER is one of the world's biggest manufacturers of hyperpure silicon and silicones.
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