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10/15/2007

Brenntag North America, Inc. Names Sorensen Executive Vice President of Coastal Chemical

Brenntag North America, Inc. Names Sorensen Executive Vice President of Coastal Chemical

Reading, PA - Mr. William A. Fidler, President of Brenntag North America, Inc., one of the leading chemical distributors in North America, has announced the promotion of Mr. A. Craig Sorensen to Executive Vice President of Coastal Chemical, headquartered in Abbeville, LA.

Coastal Chemical services the Oil & Gas Industry in North America from 14 strategically placed locations. He will be located in the Houston, TX office.

Mr. Sorensen has been an employee of Brenntag for 15 years and was most recently the Northern Regional Vice President of Brenntag Pacific. He is a graduate of Utah State University with BA in Finance and has an MBA from the University of Utah.

Brenntag recorded external 2006 sales of US$ 7.6 billion (EUR 6.1 billion). The company operates over 300 locations with more than 10,000 people in 50 countries. In keeping with the company’s strong position in world markets, Brenntag is committed to providing value to its customers and suppliers through superior supply chain logistics, single sourcing and value added services. Brenntag offers an unrivalled, extensive and state-of-the-art distribution network for industrial and specialty chemicals to its suppliers and customers alike, both in Europe and the Americas.

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	Hubertus Spethmann

Hubertus Spethmann Brenntag AG Vice President Corporate Communications +49 201 6496 0