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September 17, 1996 | JAMES F. PELTZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
U.S. Filter Corp., relentlessly pursuing an acquisition binge to be the global leader in municipal and industrial water treatment, agreed Monday to buy the industrial water treatment unit of Wheelabrator Technologies Inc. for $385 million in cash. The purchase would be only the latest in a flurry of takeovers by U.S. Filter, a Palm Desert-based provider of water treatment machinery and services that has bought more than 40 similar companies since 1990, including several this year.
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