Kronos Worldwide, Inc. (Kronos) is a producer and marketer of titanium dioxide (TiO2) pigments or a base industrial product used in a range of applications. The Company, along with its distributors and agents, sells and provides technical services for its products in approximately 100 countries with the sales in Europe and North America. The Company offers its customers a portfolio of products that include over 40 different TiO2 pigment grades under the Kronos brand. Its customers include domestic and international paint, plastics, decorative laminate and paper manufacturers. It sells and provides technical services for its products in three end-use markets, which include coatings, plastics and paper. It produces TiO2 in two crystalline forms, which include rutile and anatase. Its TiO2 is used in variety of cosmetic and personal care products, such as skin cream, lipstick, eye shadow and toothpaste, and also found in food products, such as candy and confectionaries, and in pet foods.