OLN - Olin Corporation

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Olin Corporation

190 Carondelet Plaza
Suite 1530
Clayton, MO 63105
United States
314-480-1400
http://www.olin.com

SectorBasic Materials
IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
Full Time Employees6,400

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. John E. FischerChairman, Pres & CEO1.58M177.55k1956
Mr. Todd A. SlaterVP & CFO860.94k106.38k1964
Mr. John L. McIntoshExec. VP of Synergies & Systems873.3kN/A1955
Mr. Pat D. DawsonExec. VP1.54MN/A1957
Mr. James A. VarilekExec. VP1.13MN/A1958
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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.

Description

Olin Corporation manufactures and distributes chemical products in the United States and internationally. It operates through three segments: Chlor Alkali Products and Vinyls; Epoxy; and Winchester. The Chlor Alkali Products and Vinyls segment offers chlorine and caustic soda, ethylene dichloride and vinyl chloride monomers, methyl chloride, methylene chloride, chloroform, carbon tetrachloride, perchloroethylene, trichloroethylene and vinylidene chloride, hydrochloric acid, hydrogen, bleach products, and potassium hydroxide. The Epoxy segment provides allyl chloride and epichlorohydrin, as well as acetone, bisphenol, cumene, and phenol for use in resins and other plastic materials, water purification, and pesticides, as well as for the manufacturers of polymers; liquid and solid epoxy resins that are used in adhesives, paints and coatings, composites, and flooring; and differentiated epoxy resins for use in electrical laminates, paints and coatings, wind blades, electronics, and construction, as well as offers additives. The Winchester segment offers sporting ammunition products, including shotshells, small caliber centerfire, and rimfire ammunition products for hunters and recreational shooters, and law enforcement agencies; small caliber military ammunition products for use in infantry and mounted weapons; and industrial products comprising gauge loads and powder-actuated tool loads for maintenance applications in power and concrete industries, and construction industry. The company markets its products through its sales force, as well as directly to various industrial customers, mass merchants, retailers, wholesalers, other distributors, and the U.S. Government and its prime contractors. Olin Corporation was founded in 1892 and is headquartered in Clayton, Missouri.

Corporate Governance

Olin Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2018 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 1.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.