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    KMG Chemicals Inc. (KMG)

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    20.67 0.03(0.14%) Jan 27, 4:02PM EST
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    KMG Chemicals Inc.
    9555 West Sam Houston Parkway South
    Suite 600
    Houston, TX 77099
    United States - Map
    Phone: 713-600-3800
    Website: http://www.kmgchemicals.com

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    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Basic Materials
    Industry:Specialty Chemicals
    Full Time Employees:733

    Business Summary 

    KMG Chemicals, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the manufacture, formulation, and distribution of specialty chemicals in the United States, Mexico, Canada, Europe, Israel, and Singapore. It operates in two segments, Electronic Chemicals and Wood Treating Chemicals. The Electronic Chemicals segment sells high purity wet process chemicals primarily to the semiconductor industry. Its products include sulfuric, phosphoric, and nitric and hydrofluoric acids; ammonium hydroxide; hydrogen peroxide; isopropyl alcohol; other specialty organic solvents; and various blends of chemicals used to clean and etch silicon wafers in the production of semiconductors. The Wood Treating Chemicals segment supplies penta and creosote to industrial customers who use these products to pressure treat wood products, primarily utility poles and railroad crossties to extend their life. Its penta products include solid blocks and concentrated solutions to treat utility poles, protecting them from insect damage and decay. This segment also produces hydrochloric acid as a byproduct of penta for use in the steel and oil well service industries. KMG Chemicals, Inc. was founded in 1992 and is based in Houston, Texas.

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    Corporate Governance 
    KMG Chemicals Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Jan 1, 2015 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 9.
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    Key Executives 
     PayExercised
    Mr. Christopher T. Fraser , 57
    Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres
    1.20M0.00
    Ms. Malinda G. Passmore , 56
    Chief Financial Officer and VP
    268.00K0.00
    Mr. Ernest C. Kremling II, 51
    VP of Operations
    397.00K0.00
    Mr. Roger C. Jackson , 64
    Gen. Counsel, VP and Corp. Sec.
    345.00K0.00
    Mr. Andrew C. Lau , 43
    VP of Electronic Chemicals
    392.00K0.00
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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