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Olin

Olin (NYSE: OLN) is a manufacturer concentrated in three business segments: Chlor Alkali Products, Chemical Distribution, and Winchester. Headquarters Clayton, MO.

Website: http://www.olin.com

Company Description

Chlor-Alkali includes chlorine (largest US merchant supplier), caustic soda (third largest supplier in North America), bleach (sodium hypochlorite, largest producer of industrial bleach in North America), potassium hydroxide (second largest producer in the US), hydrochloric acid, and hydrogen.

Chemical Distribution. In 2012 acquired KA Steel, a distributor of caustic soda, chlorine, bleach, hydrochloric acid and potassium hydroxide. The company has distribution centers throughout the northeast and midwest from Maine to North Dakota plus a few in Oregon, Texas, Louisiana, and South Carolina.

Winchester: Products include sporting ammunition, reloading components, small caliber military ammunition and components, and industrial cartridges

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