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Imerys considers sale of North American talc business -Bloomberg

Nov 27 (Reuters) - French group Imerys SA is exploring options for its North America talc unit, which filed for bankruptcy after being drawn into cancer lawsuits connected to Johnson & Johnson's baby powder, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday, citing people with knowledge of the matter.

The company is considering strategic alternatives including a sale of the business, Bloomberg reported. (https://bloom.bg/2OQocV6) (Reporting by Manas Mishra in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D'Silva)