LSB Industries, Inc. manufactures and sells chemical products for the agricultural, mining, and industrial markets. The Company owns and operates facilities in Cherokee, Alabama, El Dorado, Arkansas and Pryor, Oklahoma, and operates a facility within a global chemical Company’s complex in Baytown, Texas. LSB’s Chemical Business produces nitrogen based fertilizers (ammonium nitrate, urea ammonium nitrate, and anhydrous ammonia) which are used to grow food crops, biofuel feedstock crops, pasture land for grazing livestock and forage production. It is also a merchant marketer of nitric acid, offering various concentrations, high-grade mixed acids, and sulfuric acid for industrial markets. The Company's industrial acids are used to produce a variety of products, from clothing and paper products to advanced athletic gear made from high-impact polyurethane.
LSB’s nitrogen solutions are also used to reduce emissions from power plants and its EarthPure DEF (Diesel Exhaust Fluid) is used to reduce nitrogen oxide emissions. The Company manufactures and sells low-density (industrial-grade) prilled ammonium nitrate, and ammonium nitrate solutions, which are used to surface mine coal vital to meeting the world’s growing demand for energy and other natural resources. In addition, LSB’s Engineered Products Business markets a proprietary line of precision metal working machine tools and industrial performance solutions to customers worldwide.