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2011-08-01 16:30:00

CLAYTON, Mo., Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Olin Corporation (NYSE: OLN) announced today that its Winchester Division has been awarded a five year contract by the United States Army for the production of .50 Caliber, 5.56 millimeter, and 7.62 millimeter ammunition.

2011-07-22 13:23:00

CLEVELAND, Tenn., July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cleveland-based Olin Chlor Alkali Products, a division of Olin Corporation (NYSE: OLN), broke ground today at its plant in Charleston, TN, for a new state-of-the-art membrane cell manufacturing facility.

2011-07-21 16:34:00

CLAYTON, Mo., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Olin Corporation (NYSE: OLN) announced today that its second quarter 2011 net income was $42.1 million, or $0.52 per diluted share, which compares to $16.9 million, or $0.21 per diluted share in the second quarter of 2010.

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