Ocean Bio-Chem, established in 1973, is one of the leading manufacturers and distributors of chemical products for maintenance and care of boats, recreational vehicles, automobiles, motorcycles and aircrafts. The company markets and sells its products under the brand name of Star brite, through various retail stores, including Wal-Mart, K-Mart, Home Depot, West Marine, Boater's World and Boat America. The products offered by the company include polishes, waxes, vinyl solutions, teak oils, cleaners, sealants, lubricants, anti-fouling additives, toilet treatments, and mildew retardants. It also offers additional accessories, such as gasket materials, fasteners, brushes, straps and bungee cords. Ocean Bio-Chem has a manufacturing and storage facility in Montgomery, Ala., and is headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.