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Ashland

(ăsh`lənd). 1 Industrial city (1990 pop. 23,622), Boyd co., E Ky., on terraces along the Ohio River near the influx of the Big Sandy; settled 1786, inc. 1854. Located in a region that produces chemicals, lumber, steel, oil, and natural gas, Ashland is a river and rail shipping point with large repair yards. Its many manufactures include marble and paper products, consumer goods, apparel, furniture, and construction materials. Tobacco and alfalfa are raised and there is dairying. The city is part of a tristate urbanized area that includes IrontonIronton,
industrial city (1990 pop. 12,751), seat of Lawrence co., S Ohio, on the Ohio River; inc. as a city 1865. Chemicals, dyes, metal pipes, plastics, and iron products are manufactured, and some coal is mined. Ironton was a great iron-producing center during the Civil War.
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, Ohio, and HuntingtonHuntington.
1 City (1990 pop. 16,389), seat of Huntington co., NE Ind.; inc. 1848. It is a farm trade center and an industrial city. Manufactures include automotive parts, machinery, construction materials, food and beverages, cleaning agents, fireplaces, electrical
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, W.Va. 2 City (1990 pop. 20,079), seat of Ashland co., N Ohio, in a farm area; inc. 1844. Machinery, steel, and rubber products are manufactured. Ashland College is there.
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'The sale of our Composites and Marl businesses allows Ashland to focus on our vision of becoming the premier specialty chemicals company,' said Bill Wulfsohn, Ashland chairman and chief executive officer.
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"Ashland is fortunate to have two strong, but distinctly different, business platforms with attractive growth opportunities and experienced leadership teams," said William A.
The new Ashland will be a specialty chemicals company with positions in the consumer and industrial markets currently being served by Ashland's Chemicals Group, comprising Ashland Specialty Ingredients and Ashland Performance Materials.
Ashland Foundry & Machine Works Inc., Ashland, Pa., has upgraded the lighting in its casting facility.
Taipei, Apr 28, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - Connell Brothers (CBC) announced today that it will represent the full portfolio of Ashland Specialty Ingredients, a commercial unit of Ashland Inc.
19-21 in Frankfurt, Germany, Ashland Specialty Ingredients, a commercial unit of Ashland presented the session, "New Products for Reducing Fat in Fried Foods." During this presentation, Jenna Derhammer, Nutrition Scientist, Ashland Specialty Ingredients, discussed the science behind achieving reduced oil uptake by up to 50 percent whilst improving end-product quality.
Ashland's new range of directly compressible (DC) Benecel DC hypromellose (HPMC) delivers innovation and efficiency in the tablet-making process to formulators without compromising the performance of the final product.