A delegation from this department, including Prof Nigel Slater, Prof Chris Lowe, Dr John Dennis and Mr Peter Davidson, have recently returned from a visit to the company Ostchem, in the Ukraine.
The team were there to discuss the proposed cooperation with managers and specialists of Ostchem and Prof Slater said, "We are most grateful to our Ukrainian hosts for a most informative and interesting visit and we hope to find opportunities to work closer with them in the future."
In addition to the discussions, the delegates visited the technological departments of the enterprise: production workshops of ammonium, potassium, and sodium nitrate, acetic acid.
They were also given the traditional welcome gifts and bread and salt.
More about the visit (in Russian)
More about the visit (English translation)