Tag Archives: Chemtura


Vision for brownfields needs help  

NAUGATUCK — Mayor N. Warren “Pete” Hess walked by small piles of bricks and rubble on the 86-acre Chemtura property along Elm Street last week envisioning what the future of…


Companies report first quarter results

The Eastern Co., a Naugatuck-based firm, said first-quarter earnings fell due to costs related to a shareholder’s effort to join its board, a new factory, and lower metal products sales….

Some of the new vent stacks used at the Chemtura Corporation facility in Naugatuck.-RA ARCHIVE

Chemtura breathing new life into industrial site

NAUGATUCK — Four years into the new millennium, about the only person interested in the few scattered buildings still standing on the vast former Uniroyal Inc. complex was Steven Spielberg….

This conceptual design provided by Nexamp, a Boston-based solar company, shows where solar panels would be installed behind 12 Spencer St. if the project, a joint venture between Nexamp and Chemtura, is approved. –CONTRIBUTED

Chemtura proposes solar panel project

NAUGATUCK — A local company plans to go a little greener this year. Chemtura Corporation, a group of chemicals manufacturing companies specializing in plastic additives, has proposed placing 4,000 solar…

Chemtura dedicated its new technology center to Dr. Walter Nudenberg and Dr. Ed Wheeler. Sept. 8. From left, Nudenberg, Chemtura CEO Craig Rogerion, and Wheeler cut the ribbon on the new center.  CONTRIBUTED

Chemtura dedicates center in honor of doctors

NAUGATUCK — Chemtura’s new technology center has a new name to go along with it. On Sept. 8, the company held a short ceremony to dedicate its new technology center…


Blow torch causes minor fire at Chemtura building

NAUGATUCK – Smoke poured out of an Elm Street building under renovation Tuesday when contractors using a blow torch to remove caulking around a window caught the wood behind the…


Agreement with Chemtura sets stage for future growth

A sewage easement and access agreement may pave the way for Chemtura Corporation to expand facilities in Naugatuck. The company applied for an easement to construct a sewer line through…

The gated entrance to Laurel Park on Hunters Mountain Road

Chemtura to maintain duties at superfund

NAUGATUCK — It’s a golden rule, really: Don’t start something you don’t plan to finish. Chemtura Corp., the successor to Uniroyal several entities removed, was compelled to obey this rule…