Environmental Remediation Inc. said it has acquired TheInternational Biochemicals Group, previously a wholly ownedsubsidiary of the Royal Dutch Shell Group. Terms were notdisclosed.

ERI, located in Baton Rouge, La., specializes in biotreatmenttechnology for the hazardous and non-hazardous wasteindustries. IBG, with units in Dublin, Ireland, and London, and asales organization in Naperville, Ill., develops microbiologicalproducts for use in environmental protection and pollutioncontrol.

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