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Sealed Air's acquisition of Diversey cleared

September 23, 2011

STURTEVANT, WI — Sealed Air Corporation has received all regulatory approvals for its proposed $4.3 billion acquisition of Diversey Holdings Inc., according to a press release.

Diversey shareholders will receive $2.1 billion in cash and an aggregate of 31.7 million shares of Sealed Air worth more than $800 million for total equity consideration of $2.9 billion, the release stated.

According to the release, the transaction is subject to the satisfaction of final customary closing conditions and is expected to close in early fourth quarter 2011.

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