Syngenta Crop Protection, Inc.

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Syngenta Crop Protection, Inc. is Syngenta's United States headquarters for research, and one of Syngenta's main U.S. sites for research and development. It is located in Greensboro, North Carolina (in the U.S.), at 410 South Swing Road in Greensboro, North Carolina 27409-2012. The company's facilities take up 2,970,000 square feet of space. [1] Syngenta's Crop Protection business also manufactures vaccines and antibiotics, rubber, plastic and other chemicals.[2] Syngenta Crop Protection Inc. was formerly called Novartis Crop Protection, Inc. It changed its name to Syngenta Crop Protection Inc. in 2000. The company was incorporated in 1996 and operates as a subsidiary of Syngenta AG. It is the manufacturer of the controversial chemical Atrazine.[3]

Sourcewatch resources

  • Syngenta (Syngenta AG, the Swiss holding company that owns Syngenta and its subsidiaries)

External resources

Contact

Syngenta Crop Protection, Inc. 410 South Swing Road
Greensboro, North Carolina 27409-2012

References

  1. Syngenta/U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Form 20 (Annual Report Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, for the fiscal year ended: December 31, 2010), Government filing, accessed January 18, 2012, at pages 28 and 51
  2. MacRae's Blue Book Syngenta Crop Protection, database, accessed January 18, 2012
  3. Bloomberg BusinessWeek Syngenta Crop Protection Inc., database/profile, accessed January 18, 2012
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