June 30, 2015– Woodland Park, New Jersey - Cytec Industries Inc. (CYT) will participate at the Copper Cobalt Africa Eighth Southern African Base Metals Conference in Zambia July 6 - 8. Cytec will present on three topics: 
  • Copper solvent extraction: Status, operating practices and challenges in the African Copper Belt - K.C. Sole, Hydrometallurgy Consultant and O. Tinkler
  • Understanding aqueous-in-organic entrainment in copper solvent extraction - P. Cole, T. Bednarski, L. Thomas, D. Muteba, G. Banza, and M. Soderstrom
  • Clay treatment improvements using ACORGA® CB1000 clay binder - B. Hutzler, T. Bednarski, R. Zambra, P. Cole, and L. Thomas
 “Our participation in this conference is particularly important to Cytec.  We are extremely vested in continuing to grow the African Copper Belt area and supporting the complex and unique mining chemical needs of the region with our technology expertise and innovative  products customized to support the growth. We are thrilled to sponsor the conference and looking forward to a great event.” says Jean Yves Dumousseau, Regional Sales Director for Metal Extraction Products, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific.With 100 years of mining experience, Cytec continues to lead the way with innovative chemistries and formulation expertise that enhances the recovery of valuable metals, lowers processing costs and delivers sustainable solutions to mine operations.Visit us on the web at http://www.cytec.com/businesses/in-process-separation/mining-chemicalsCytec’s vision is to deliver specialty material and chemical technologies beyond our customers’ imagination. Our focus on innovation, advanced technology and application expertise enables us to develop, manufacture and sell products that change the way our customers do business. Our pioneering products perform specific and important functions for our customers, enabling them to offer innovative solutions to the industries that they serve. Our products serve a diverse range of end markets including aerospace and industrial materials, mining and plastics.TRADEMARK NOTICE: The ® indicates a Registered Trademark in the United States and the ™ indicates a trademark in the United States. The mark may also be registered, subject of an application for registration, or a trademark in other countries. Media Contacts

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