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Momentive update: new contract

Posted: July 10, 2013 | Tags: Momentive

Workers at Momentive, the global chemical manufacturer, have a new contract. The agreement covers employees at two sites, in upstate New York and Ohio. This was the first labor agreement negotiated since a contentious fight over benefits and pay, resolved in 2010 over the objections of some workers at the Waterford, N.Y., plant. 

The contract was won by a 9-vote margin, with 357 workers voting for the agreement and 348 against. 

The union and Momentive “worked hard during negotiations to find a balance between what is competitive in the marketplace and what meets employee needs,” John Dandolph, president of ...

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