Huntsman Corp a Delaware corporation formed on October 19, 2004. The Company is a manufacturer of differentiated organic chemical products and of inorganic chemical products. On October 1, 2014, the Company completed the acquisition of the Performance Additives and Titanium Dioxide businesses (the Rockwood Acquisition) of Rockwood Holdings, Inc. (Rockwood). These businesses manufacture and market titanium dioxide and performance additives products. The Company operates in five segments: Polyurethanes, Performance Products, Advanced Materials, Textile Effects and Pigments and Additives. Its products comprise chemicals and formulations which it markets to a diversified group of consumer and industrial customers. Its products are used in applications, including those in the adhesives, aerospace, automotive, construction products, personal care and hygiene, durable and non-durable consumer products, electronics, medical, packaging, paints and coatings, power generation, refining, synthetic fiber, textile chemicals and dye industries. The Company is a producer in many of its key product lines, including MDI, amines, surfactants, maleic anhydride, epoxy-based polymer formulations, textile chemicals, dyes, titanium dioxide and color pigments. Its administrative, research and development and manufacturing operations are conducted at the facilities which are located in more than 30 countries. The Company produces differentiated organic and inorganic chemical products. Its Polyurethanes, Performance Products, Advanced Materials and Textile Effects segments produce differentiated organic chemical products and its Pigments and Additives segment produces inorganic chemical products. It is a manufacturer and marketer of a broad range of polyurethane chemicals, including MDI products, PO, polyols, PG and TPU. Polyurethane chemicals are used to produce rigid and flexible foams, as well as coatings, adhesives, sealants and elastomers. The Performance Products segment has positions in the manufacture and sale of amines, surfactants and maleic anhydride and serves a variety of consumer and industrial end markets. Its Performance Products segment is organized by strategic business units (SBUs) which differentiate between specialties and intermediates. The Advanced Materials segment is a manufacturer and marketer of technologically epoxy, acrylic and polyurethane-based polymer products. The Textile Effects segment is a solutions provider for textile chemicals and dyes in its chosen markets. The Company's textile solutions enhance the color of finished textiles and improve such performance characteristics as wrinkle resistance and the ability to repel water and stains. The Pigments and Additives segment is a diversified supplier of pigments and additives. The Company is subject to extensive federal, state, local and international laws, regulations, rules and ordinances relating to safety, pollution, protection of the environment, product management and distribution, and the generation, storage, handling, transportation, treatment, disposal and remediation of hazardous substances and waste materials.
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