6/29/2005

Dr Ralph Ottlinger new Managing Director of Vinnolit

The shareholders of Vinnolit GmbH & Co. KG, Ismaning, have appointed Dr Ralph Ottlinger (53) member of the management board effective May 3, 2005. The management board of Vinnolit now consists of Dr Josef Ertl, Dr Ralph Ottlinger and Hans-Juergen Zippel.

Editorial:Dr Oliver Mieden, Environmental Affairs / Corporate Communications
Vinnolit GmbH & Co. KG, Carl-Zeiss-Ring 25, D-85737 Ismaning
Tel.: +49 (0)89 – 96103-208, Fax: -109, e-mail: oliver.mieden@vinnolit.com