Chase Corp. engages in manufacturing of protective materials for high-reliability. It operates through the Industrial Materials and Construction Materials segments. The Industrial Materials segment includes specified products that are used in, or integrated into, another company's product, with demand typically dependent upon general economic conditions. The Construction Materials segment comprises of project-oriented product offerings that are primarily sold and used as "Chase" branded products. The company was founded by Francis M. Chase and Edward L. Chase in 1946 and is headquartered in Bridgewater, MA.