Surface and Colloid Chemistry

On January 1st 2013, YKI, Institute for Surface Chemistry and SP’s existing Chemistry and Materials business merged to form a new unit within the SP Group – SP Chemistry, Materials and Surfaces. The merger means that YKI will no longer exist as a stand-alone company, but will continue with business as usual in Stockholm.

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