FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KMG (NYSE:KMG), a global provider of specialty chemicals and performance materials, today provided an update on the company’s facilities in the Houston area, which include sites in Waller and Houston, in light of Hurricane Harvey and the related flooding.
Chris Fraser, KMG chairman and CEO, said, “Our thoughts are with all those affected by this devastating storm. Although many of our employees have been displaced from their homes, we are thankful that all of our Houston-area employees and their families are safe. Our facilities did not sustain any meaningful damage from the storm, and with an abundance of caution for our employees’ safety, we have resumed full operations in our Houston-area facilities following limited operations earlier in the week. We are committed to helping our employees and those in their communities rebuild. KMG is establishing a relief fund and will match the donations contributed.”
KMG Chemicals, Inc., through its subsidiaries, produces and distributes specialty chemicals and performance materials for the semiconductor, industrial wood preservation, and pipeline and energy markets. For more information, visit the Company's website at http://kmgchemicals.com.
The information in this news release includes certain forward-looking statements that are based upon assumptions that in the future may prove not to have been accurate and are subject to significant risks and uncertainties, including statements as to the future performance of the company. Although the company believes that the expectations reflected in its forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that such expectations or any of its forward-looking statements will prove to be correct. Factors that could cause results to differ include, but are not limited to, successful performance of internal plans, product development acceptance, the impact of competitive services and pricing and general economic risks and uncertainties.
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