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    Albemarle Corporation (ALB)

    67.90 Up 1.74(2.63%) May 2, 4:00PM EDT
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    Albemarle Corporation
    451 Florida Street
    Baton Rouge, LA 70801
    United States - Map
    Phone: 225-388-8011
    Fax: 225-388-7686
    Website: http://www.albemarle.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Basic Materials
    Industry:Specialty Chemicals
    Full Time Employees:6,900

    Business Summary 

    Albemarle Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets engineered specialty chemicals worldwide. The company offers lithium compounds, including lithium carbonate, lithium hydroxide, lithium chloride, and lithium specialties and reagents for applications in lithium batteries, high performance greases, thermoplastic elastomers for car tires, rubber soles and plastic bottles, catalysts for chemical reactions, organic synthesis processes, life science, pharmaceutical, and other markets; cesium products for the chemical and pharmaceutical industries; and zirconium, barium, and titanium products for pyrotechnical applications. It also offers performance catalyst solutions, such as polymer catalysts, curatives, organometallics, and electronic materials for polyolefin polymers, packaging, non-packaging, films, injection molding, alpha-olefins, electronic materials, solar cells, polyurethanes, epoxies, and resins markets; and bromine and bromine-based solutions for fire safety, chemical synthesis, mercury control, water purification, beef and poultry processing, and various other industrial applications, as well as for the oil and gas well drilling, and completion fluids applications. In addition, the company offers clean fuels technologies, which is primarily composed of hydroprocessing catalysts; heavy oil upgrading, which is primarily composed of fluidized catalytic cracking catalysts and additives for application in the refining industry; and applied surface treatments and services for metal, plastic, and glass substrates in various industries. It serves petroleum refining, consumer electronics, energy storage, construction, automotive, steel and aerospace, lubricants, pharmaceuticals, crop protection, household appliances, heating, ventilation, aluminum finishing, food safety, and custom chemistry services markets. Albemarle Corporation was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Albemarle Corporation’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of May 1, 2016 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 7.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Luther C. Kissam IV, 51
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
    Mr. Scott A. Tozier , 50
    Chief Financial Officer and Sr. VP
    Mr. Matthew K. Juneau , 55
    Sr. VP of Corp. Strategy & Investor Relations
    Ms. Karen G. Narwold , 56
    Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel of Corp. & Gov. Affairs and Corp. Sec.
    Mrs. Susan M. Kelliher , 49
    Sr. VP of HR
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2015 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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