Washington, D.C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)    December 7, 2012 (December 4, 2012)



KMG Chemicals, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




TEXAS   001-35577   75-2640529

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

9555 W. Sam Houston Pkwy S., Houston,

Texas Suite 600

(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code 713-600-3800

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)



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Item 5.07, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders;

The annual shareholders meeting was held on December 4, 2012. At that meeting, the shareholders voted to elect all the nominees to our board of directors as follows:



   Votes For      Votes

J. Neal Butler

     8,896,269         1,992         131,009   

Gerald G. Ermentrout

     8,808,818         89,443         131,009   

Christopher T. Fraser

     8,808,818         89,443         131,009   

George W. Gilman

     8,895,430         2,831         131,009   

John C. Hunter, III

     8,897,897         364         131,009   

Fred C. Leonard, III

     8,806,451         91,810         131,009   

Stephen A. Thorington

     8,897,897         364         131,009   

Karen A. Twitchell

     8,897,597         664         131,009   

Richard L. Urbanowski

     8,775,325         122,936         131,009   

The foregoing persons compose our full board of directors.

The shareholders also voted to approve the appointment of KPMG LLP as our independent registered public accounting firm for fiscal year 2013. The vote was 10,073,993 for, 16,001 against and 3,224 abstentions. The shareholders also voted to approve our executive compensation. The vote was 8,587,134 for, 127,065 against and 15,370 abstentions.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


KMG Chemicals, Inc.    

/s/ John V. Sobchak

      Date: December 7, 2012
  John V. Sobchak,      
  Vice President and Chief Financial Officer