RPM INTERNATIONAL INC/DE/ filed this Form 424B5 on 12/08/2017
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    professional carpet cleaning and disinfecting products marketed under the Sapphire Scientific, Chemspec and Prochem brand names;


    fuel additives marketed under our Valvtect brand name;


    wood treatments marketed under our Kop-Coat and Tru-Core brand names;


    pleasure marine coatings marketed under our Pettit, Woolsey and Z-Spar brand names;


    wood furniture finishes and touch-up products marketed under our CCI, Mohawk, Chemical Coatings, Behlen, Westfield Coatings, Finishworks and Morrells brand names; and


    a variety of products for specialized applications, including powder coatings for exterior and interior applications marketed under our TCI brand name.

Consumer Segment

Our consumer segment manufactures and markets professional use and do-it-yourself (“DIY”) products for a variety of mainly consumer applications, including home improvement and personal leisure activities. Our consumer segment’s major manufacturing and distribution operations are located primarily in North America, along with a few locations in Europe, Australia, South Africa and South America. Consumer segment products are sold directly to mass merchandisers, home improvement centers, hardware stores, paint stores, craft shops, cosmetic companies and to other smaller customers through distributors. Our consumer segment generated $1.7 billion in net sales in the fiscal year ended May 31, 2017 and $427.1 million in net sales for the three months ended August 31, 2017, and is composed of the following major product lines and brand names:

Rust-Oleum Group:


    a broad line of coating products to protect and decorate a wide variety of surfaces for the DIY and professional markets which are sold under several key Rust-Oleum brand names, including Stops Rust, American Accents, Painter’s Touch, Specialty, Professional, Universal, Varathane, NeverWet, Watco, Epoxy Shield, Restore, Rock Solid, SPS, Spraymate, Krud Kutter, Zinsser, XIM, Industrial Choice, Labor Saver, Road Warrior, Sierra Performance, Hard Hat, Mathys, CombiColor, Noxyde, Blackfriar, HiChem and MultiSpec. In addition, Rust-Oleum branded products in Canada are marketed under the Rust-Oleum, Tremclad, Varathane and Zinsser brand names;


    a broad line of specialty products targeted to solve problems for the paint contractor and the DIYer for applications that include surface preparation, mold and mildew prevention, wallpaper removal and application, and waterproofing, under our Zinsser, B-I-N, Bulls Eye 1-2-3, Cover Stain, DIF, FastPrime, Sealcoat, Jomax, Gardz, Perma-White, Shieldz, Watertite, Okon, Parks, Papertiger and Walworks brand names;


    deck and fence restoration products under the Wolman brand name;


    metallic and faux finish coatings marketed under our Modern Masters brand name;


    exterior wood deck and concrete restoration systems, and flooring finishes marketed under our Restore and RockSolid brand names; and


    an assortment of other products, including hobby paints and cements marketed under our Testors brand name.




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