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Valhi Inc (NYSE:VHI)

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Process Industries
Chemicals: Specialty

Company Description

Valhi, Inc. operates as a holding company that operates through its subsidiaries, including NL Industries, Inc., Kronos Worldwide, Inc., CompX International Inc., and Waste Control Specialists LLC. The company operates business through four segments: Chemicals, Component Products, Waste Management and Real Estate Management and Development. The Chemicals segment is operated through its majority control of Kronos Worldwide. Kronos Worldwide produces and markets titanium dioxide pigments TiO2, a base industrial product used in a diverse range of customer applications and end-use markets, including coatings, plastics, paper, food, cosmetics, inks, textile fibers, rubber, pharmaceuticals, glass, ceramics, and other industrial and consumer markets. The Component Products segment operates in the component products industry through its majority control of CompX International. It manufactures security products, precision ball bearing slides and ergonomic computer support systems used in the office furniture, transportation, tool storage and other industries. The Waste Management segment operates by Waste Control Specialists, the company's subsidiary a West Texas facility for the processing, treatment, storage and disposal of hazardous, toxic and certain types of low-level radioactive waste. The Real Estate Management and Development segment operates in real estate management and development through its majority control of BMI and LandWell. BMI provides utility services to certain industrial and municipal customers and owns real property in Henderson, Nevada. LandWell is engaged in efforts to develop certain land holdings for commercial, industrial and residential purposes in Henderson, Nevada. Valhi was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Dallas, TX.

Contact Information

Valhi, Inc.
Three Lincoln Center
Dallas Texas 75240-2697
P:(972) 233-1700
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Individual stakeholders188.66%
Other institutional0.79%
Mutual fund holders0.34%

Top Executives

Steven L. WatsonChairman & Chief Executive Officer
Bobby D. O'BrienPresident, Chief Financial Officer & Director
Kelly D. LuttmerExecutive Vice President & Global Director-Tax
Gregory M. SwalwellExecutive Vice President & Controller
Robert D. GrahamExecutive Vice President & Assistant Secretary