Kemira Oyj: No fine in European Commission investigation into divested animal feed phosphate business

Kemira Oyj Press Release July 20, 2010 at 2.15 pm (CET+1) Kemira has received today the European Commission's decision regarding anticompetitive activities of animal feed phosphates producers in Europe. The European Commission decided that Kemira should not pay any fine, since it was the first company to report these activities to the Commission. Kemira has cooperated with the European Commission during the investigations which began at the end of 2003. Kemira divested the animal feed phosphates business in 2004. Kemira informed the public about the Commission's investigations in 2004, in the prospectus of Kemira GrowHow. The decision will not have any financial impact on Kemira. For more information, please contact Kemira Oyj Klaus Korhonen, Director, Legal Mobile phone: +35850 3255528 Kemira is a global two billion euro chemicals company that is focused on serving customers in water-intensive industries. The company offers water quality and quantity management that improves customers' energy, water, and raw material efficiency. Kemira's vision is to be a leading water chemistry company. www.kemira.com www.waterfootprintkemira.com [HUG#1432766] Link to the release (.pdf): http://hugin.info/3008/R/1432766/378792.pdf This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson Reuters clients. The owner of this announcement warrants that: (i) the releases contained herein are protected by copyright and other applicable laws; and (ii) they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein. All reproduction for further distribution is prohibited. Source: Kemira Oyj via Thomson Reuters ONE