Smithers Group buys Rapra

Materials World magazine
1 May 2006

The Smithers Group, an independent organisation based in the US, has bought Rapra Technology, the UK polymer research centre.

Established in 1925, Smithers is privately owned and employs 500 people in the US and Europe. Rapra's 118 members of staff join the Group, which includes Smithers Scientific Services, Smithers Quality Assessments, and Synomics Pharma Services.


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