1966 Staveley Industries agreed with Cerebos Ltd to merge their manufacturing and bulk vacuum salt interests
1967 The venture was incorporated in new private company British Salt Ltd, three-quarters owned by Staveley. A new salt works would be constructed in the Sandbach-Middlewich area.
1970 British Salt was closing its Stafford works after a High Court decision
2010 Acquired by the Brunner Mond division of Tata Chemicals
Sources of Information
- ↑ The Times, Jan 20, 1967
- ↑ The Times, Aug 28, 1970
- ↑ The Times, December 21, 2010