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Absorbent Products Prices Rise

November 30, 2004

Effective Jan. 1, 2005, Tyco Healthcare Retail Group, King of Prussia, PA, will raise its retail prices 7%. Products affected by this increase include branded and private label baby diapers, training pants, feminine hygiene items and adult incontinence products. The price increase is necessary to offset inflation of key raw material components; particularly pulp, corrugate and resin based items, as well as escalating energy costs.