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2011 Annual Report

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Stock Listing: Institutional Stockholders: Individual Stockholders: Employees: Manufacturing:
New York
Stock Exchange
(Symbol: RPM)
Over 300
(66 percent
of total shares)
(34 percent
of total shares)
More than
78 facilities
18 countries

About RPM

RPM International Inc. is a multinational holding company with subsidiaries that manufacture and market high-performance coatings, sealants and specialty chemicals, primarily for maintenance, repair and improvement applications. In fiscal 2011, the company’s industrial products accounted for 67 percent of total sales, with consumer products representing the remainder.

RPM’s industrial products are sold in approximately 150 countries and territories. The industrial segment’s products include:

  • Tremco roofing materials and services;
  • Tremco and illbruck construction sealants, waterproofing systems, air barriers and firestopping systems;
  • Euco admixtures and other products for the concrete and masonry industries;
  • Stonhard and Flowcrete polymer flooring systems;
  • Carboline high-performance corrosion control coatings and fireproofing coatings;
  • Universal Sealants'expansion joints and waterproofing for bridge decks; and
  • Fibergrate fiberglass reinforced plastic grating.

RPM’s consumer products are sold primarily in North America and the United Kingdom, with an increasing presence on the European continent. Consumer segment products include:

  • Rust-Oleum rust-preventative and small project paints, garage floor and basement floor coatings, and specialty paints and coatings;
  • DAP caulks, sealants, adhesives, and patch and repair products;
  • Zinsser primer-sealers, wallcovering preparation and removal products, and mildew-resistant paints;
  • Rust-Oleum and Varathane wood stains and finishes;
  • Tor and Blackfriar specialty coatings;
  • Wolman deck coatings; and
  • Testors hobbyist products.