Valhi, Inc. (NYSE:VHI) Files An 8-K Amendment to Registrant’s Code of Ethics, or Waiver of a Provision of the Code of Ethics

Valhi, Inc. (NYSE:VHI) Files An 8-K Amendment to Registrant’s Code of Ethics, or Waiver of a Provision of the Code of Ethics
Item 5.05

On May 23, 2019, the registrant’s board of directors adopted and approved certain amendments to the registrant’s Code of Business Conduct and Ethics, as reflected in an amended and restated version of the Code of Business Conduct and Ethics (the “Code”).
The Code was revised and updated to add the following subsections: Culture and Tone at the Top; Fair Employment Practices and Harassment Free Workplace; and Safety and Sustainability. The Code also includes revised provisions related to, among other things, confidentiality and company assets.
The description of the amendments to the Code contained in this report is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of the Code filed as Exhibit 14.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K. The Code is also available in the Corporate Governance section of registrant’s website at www.valhi.net.

VALHI INC /DE/ Exhibit
EX-14.1 2 exh141.htm VALHI,…
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About Valhi, Inc. (NYSE:VHI)

Valhi, Inc. is a holding company. The Company operates through four segments: Chemicals, Component Products, Waste Management, and Real Estate Management and Development. The Chemicals segment operates through Kronos Worldwide, Inc., which produces and markets titanium dioxide pigments. The Component Products segment operates through CompX International Inc., which manufactures security products used in the recreational transportation, postal, cabinetry, tool storage, healthcare and a range of other industries. The Waste Management segment operates through Waste Control Specialists LLC, which offers processing, treatment, storage and disposal of hazardous, toxic and other wastes. The Real Estate Management and Development segment operates through Basic Management, Inc. (BMI) and The LandWell Company (LandWell). BMI provides utility services to industrial and municipal customers. LandWell develops land holdings for commercial, industrial and residential purposes.

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