Ashland Inc. to Webcast Quarterly Conference Call

Apr 16, 2001, 01:00 ET from Ashland Inc.

    COVINGTON, Ky., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Ashland Inc. (NYSE:   ASH) today
 announced that on Monday, April 23, at 11:00 a.m. EDT, it will provide a live
 audio webcast of its quarterly conference call with securities analysts.  The
 call will cover results for the quarter ended March 31, the second quarter of
 Ashland's 2001 fiscal year, and will include an outlook for the remainder of
 the fiscal year, which will end September 30, 2001.
     Robert C. Hughes, director of corporate business development and investor
 relations, will host the call.  Participating in the call will be J. Marvin
 Quin, senior vice president and chief financial officer, and William A.
 Thompson, director of financial reporting.
     The webcast will be accessible via Ashland's Investor Relations website,
 www.ashland.com/investors.  Following the live event, replays of the webcast
 will be available on the Ashland website until May 1.  The free RealPlayer 8
 Basic is needed to listen to the webcast and can be downloaded from
 www.real.com.
     Ashland Inc. (NYSE:   ASH) is a Fortune 250 company providing products,
 services and customer solutions throughout the world.  Our businesses include
 road construction, specialty chemicals, lubricants, car-care products,
 chemical and plastics distribution and transportation fuels.  Our products and
 services are fundamental to how people live and work.  Through the dedicated
 efforts of our employees, we are "The Who In How Things Work(TM)."
 Find us at www.ashland.com.
 
 

SOURCE Ashland Inc.
    COVINGTON, Ky., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Ashland Inc. (NYSE:   ASH) today
 announced that on Monday, April 23, at 11:00 a.m. EDT, it will provide a live
 audio webcast of its quarterly conference call with securities analysts.  The
 call will cover results for the quarter ended March 31, the second quarter of
 Ashland's 2001 fiscal year, and will include an outlook for the remainder of
 the fiscal year, which will end September 30, 2001.
     Robert C. Hughes, director of corporate business development and investor
 relations, will host the call.  Participating in the call will be J. Marvin
 Quin, senior vice president and chief financial officer, and William A.
 Thompson, director of financial reporting.
     The webcast will be accessible via Ashland's Investor Relations website,
 www.ashland.com/investors.  Following the live event, replays of the webcast
 will be available on the Ashland website until May 1.  The free RealPlayer 8
 Basic is needed to listen to the webcast and can be downloaded from
 www.real.com.
     Ashland Inc. (NYSE:   ASH) is a Fortune 250 company providing products,
 services and customer solutions throughout the world.  Our businesses include
 road construction, specialty chemicals, lubricants, car-care products,
 chemical and plastics distribution and transportation fuels.  Our products and
 services are fundamental to how people live and work.  Through the dedicated
 efforts of our employees, we are "The Who In How Things Work(TM)."
 Find us at www.ashland.com.
 
 SOURCE  Ashland Inc.

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