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Duck Brand Products to Benefit Breast Cancer Research (4/16/09)

Henkel, Düsseldorf, Germany, has announced that it will donate up to 20 cents to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation® (BCRF) for specially marked Duck® brand products (with a maximum donation of $25,000) beginning Oct. 1, 2009. Packaging of participating products - everything from shelf liner to duct tape - will be dressed in pink and marked with the BCRF logo.

A 20-cent donation will go to BCRF for the purchase of Bubble Wrap® cushioning, Smooth Top® Easy Liner® or HP260TM Packaging Tape. In addition, a 10-cent donation will go to BCRF for the purchase of Duck Tape brand duct tape in Funky FlamingoTM, One-HandedTM Invisible Tape or EZ Start® Packaging Tape.

“We are proud to announce our partnership with the Breast Cancer Research Foundation,” said Traci Finkelmeier, senior category manager for office stationery, Duck brand. “We are eager to join the fight against breast cancer and look forward to donating up to $25,000 to fund research to help find a cure.”

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