Case | HBS Case Collection | March 1979 (Revised December 1982)

Allied Chemical Corp. (B)

by George C. Lodge and Joseph L. Badaracco Jr.


Describes Allied's cooperative approach to government relations and the approach of some of the regulatory agencies Allied deals with. Based mainly on quotes from Allied and government officials. Asks the student to evaluate Allied's government relations--in general and in the light of three product decisions.

Keywords: Business and Government Relations; Cooperation; Chemical Industry;


Lodge, George C., and Joseph L. Badaracco Jr. "Allied Chemical Corp. (B)." Harvard Business School Case 379-150, March 1979. (Revised December 1982.)