OM Group

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OM Group
Type Public Company
Traded as NYSEOMG
Industry Specialty Chemicals
Headquarters Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Area served Worldwide
Key people Joseph Scaminace (Chairman and CEO)
Products Specialty chemicals
Revenue IncreaseUS$1.64 billion(FY 2012)[1]
Operating income DecreaseUS$36.5 million (FY 2011)[1]
Net income DecreaseUS$42.0 (FY 2011)[1]
Total assets DecreaseUS$2.5 billion (FY 2012)[1]
Total equity DecreaseUS$1.2 billion (FY 2012)[1]
Employees 6,800
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OM Group Incorporated is a metal-based chemistry firm based in Cleveland, Ohio, United States. It was ranked #992 on the 2009 Fortune 1000. It is a provider of speciality chemicals, advanced materials and technologies.[2]


OM Group employs approximately 2000 people and has locations in Canada, China, D.R. Congo, France, Finland, Germany, India, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, the United Kingdom and the United States.[3]

OMG has six business units:

  • Advanced Organics
  • Advanced Materials
  • Electronic Chemicals
  • Compugraphics
  • Ultra Pure Chemicals
  • Battery Technologies


On 10 August 2007, OM Group Incorporated acquired the electronics business of Rockwood Holdings Inc..[citation needed] The Rockwood Electronics businesses consist of printed circuit board (PCB) chemicals, ultra pure chemicals (UPC) and photomasks.


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