D.H. Litter scatters specialty chemical products across the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic, serving industrial and consumer-care markets. The distribution company sells to customers in industries such as plastics, adhesives, paint and coatings, printing ink, paper, textile, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, food, and household products. It also provides product research and technical training to its customers. D.H. Litter represents chemical manufacturers such as Alcoa, Bayer, and Evonik Degussa. The formerly employee-owned company was founded in 1921; it is owned by chemical distributor Archway Sales.