Carmel, IN –SePRO Corporation ("SePRO") has completed final transactions in the acquisition of TKI' s aquatic herbicide business. The transaction includes product registrations, trade names and other related business assets for the active ingredient fluridone, used extensively in the US aquatics market. The business had been managed by TKI' s crop protection business unit, NovaSource®, which provides crop protection solutions for niche agricultural markets globally.
SePRO Corporation is recognized as an industry leader in providing the highest level of technical service to customers who operate in specialty niche markets of the USA. SePRO's key business segments include the North American Aquatics Industry, Greenhouse/Nursery Markets, and Professional Turf/Landscape Management. To learn more about SePRO Corporation, its services and technologies, visit www.sepro.com.
TKI produces and markets specialty chemical solutions, including fertilizers, crop protection chemicals and process chemicals and services to diverse markets around the globe. TKI operates 10 manufacturing plants in North America, in addition to an extensive terminal network. The company is a subsidiary ofTessenderlo Group, Brussels, Belgium. Tessenderlo Group is a worldwide specialty company, focused on food, agriculture, water management and on valorizing bio-residuals. The group employs over 7,000 people and is a leader in most of its markets, with consolidated revenue of 2.1 billion EUR in 2011. Tessenderlo Chemie NV is listed on NYSE Eurolist by Euronext Brussels and is part of Next 150 and BEL Mid indices.