ASH Dividend History & Description — Ashland Inc
Ashland is a chemical company. Co.'s chemistry is used in architectural coatings, adhesives, automotive, construction, energy, food and beverage, personal care, and pharmaceutical. Co. had three segments: Specialty Ingredients, Performance Materials and Valvoline. Co.'s Specialty Ingredients comprised of two divisions: Consumer Specialties and Industrial Specialties. In addition, Co.'s Performance Materials has three divisions: Composites, which serves construction, transportation, marine and other markets; Intermediates and Solvents, which serves both Co.'s internal butanediol needs as well as the merchant market; and Elastomers, which serves the North American replacement tire market.