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January 30, 2013
COVINGTON, Ky. - The board of directors of Ashland Inc. (NYSE: ASH) has declared
a quarterly cash dividend of 22.5 cents per share on the company's common stock.
The dividend is payable March 15, 2013, to shareholders of record at the close
of business on February 15, 2013. As of December 31, 2012, there were
78,979,725 shares of Ashland common stock outstanding.
In more than 100 countries, the people of Ashland Inc. (NYSE: ASH) provide the
specialty chemicals, technologies and insights to help customers create new and
improved products for today and sustainable solutions for tomorrow. Our
chemistry is at
work every day in a wide variety of markets and applications,
including architectural coatings, automotive, construction, energy, food and
beverage, personal care, pharmaceutical, tissue and towel, and water treatment.
Visit ashland.com to see the innovations we offer through our four commercial
units - Ashland Specialty Ingredients, Ashland Water Technologies, Ashland
Performance Materials and Ashland Consumer Markets.
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