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12/29/2006

New Name for GE Silicones

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The silicones, quartz, and ceramics businesses of the former GE Advanced Materials, Wilton, Conn., are now called Momentive Performance Materials.

The silicones, quartz, and ceramics businesses of the former GE Advanced Materials, Wilton, Conn., are now called Momentive Performance Materials. They were acquired recently by Apollo Management, L.P., and include the former joint ventures GE Bayer Silicones and GE Toshiba Silicones.

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