Polypore International Inc (NYSE:PPO)

58.61
Delayed Data
As of Apr 24
 -0.17 / -0.29%
Today’s Change
33.81
Today|||52-Week Range
59.88
+24.57%
Year-to-Date
SECTOR
Process Industries
INDUSTRY
Industrial Specialties
MARKET CAP
$2.6B

Company Description

Polypore International, Inc. is a high technology filtration company that develops, manufactures and markets specialized micro porous membranes used in separation and filtration processes. It is a high technology filtration company that develops, manufactures and markets specialized micro porous membranes used in separation and filtration processes. The company's products and technologies are used in two primary businesses: Energy Storage and Separations Media. The Energy Storage business produces and markets membranes that provide the critical function of separating the cathode and anode in a variety of battery markets and is comprised of two reportable segments: Electronics and EDVs and Transportation & Industrial. The Electronics and EDVs segment produces and markets membranes for lithium batteries that are used in portable electronic devices, cordless power tools, electric drive vehicles and emerging applications such as energy storage systems. The Transportation and Industrial segment produces and markets membranes for lead-acid batteries that are used in automobiles, other motor vehicles, forklifts and uninterruptible power supply systems. The Separations Media business, which is a reportable segment, produces and markets membranes and membrane modules used in hemodialysis, blood oxygenation, plasmapheresis, other medical applications and various high-performance microfiltration, ultrafiltration and gasification/degasification applications. Polypore International was founded in 1966 and is headquartered in Charlotte, NC.

Contact Information

Polypore International, Inc.
The Gibson Building
Charlotte North Carolina 28277-1591
P:(704) 587-8409
Investor Relations:
(704) 587-8886

Employees

Shareholders

Mutual fund holders70.05%
Other institutional23.85%
Individual stakeholders0.95%

Top Executives

Robert B. TothChairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Lynn K. AmosChief Financial Officer, Secretary & Treasurer
Phillip E. BrysonSenior VP-Corporate Development & Strategy
Josef SauerPresident-Separations Media
Christopher L. CowgerPresident-Energy Storage Electronics

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