Great Lakes Announces First Quarter 2001 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

Apr 12, 2001, 01:00 ET from Great Lakes Chemical Corporation

    INDIANAPOLIS, April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Great Lakes Chemical Corporation
 (NYSE:   GLK) announced it will release first quarter earnings on Monday,
 April 30th, before the market opens.  The press release will also be available
 at its website, www.greatlakes.com .
     The conference call and live audio broadcast on the web will begin at
 10:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time on the April 30th.  If you wish to
 participate, call 719-457-2641.  The access code is 751042.  Please call the
 assigned number approximately 10 minutes before the conference call is to
 begin.
     To access the webcast simply log on to www.greatlakes.com and click
 "Investor Information."  Great Lakes recommends that interested parties visit
 the website 10 minutes prior to the webcast to download and install any
 necessary software.
     A replay will be available at approximately 2:00 p.m. on April 30th and
 will run until midnight on May 7th.  Please call 719-457-0820 for the replay.
 The access code is 751042.  Access is also available on the web.
     Great Lakes Chemical Corporation is the world's leading producer of
 various specialty chemicals for such applications as flame retardants, polymer
 stabilizers, fire extinguishants, water treatment, as well as a growing line
 of performance and fine chemicals for the life sciences industry.  The stock
 of the company is traded on the New York Stock Exchange.
 
 

SOURCE Great Lakes Chemical Corporation
    INDIANAPOLIS, April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Great Lakes Chemical Corporation
 (NYSE:   GLK) announced it will release first quarter earnings on Monday,
 April 30th, before the market opens.  The press release will also be available
 at its website, www.greatlakes.com .
     The conference call and live audio broadcast on the web will begin at
 10:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time on the April 30th.  If you wish to
 participate, call 719-457-2641.  The access code is 751042.  Please call the
 assigned number approximately 10 minutes before the conference call is to
 begin.
     To access the webcast simply log on to www.greatlakes.com and click
 "Investor Information."  Great Lakes recommends that interested parties visit
 the website 10 minutes prior to the webcast to download and install any
 necessary software.
     A replay will be available at approximately 2:00 p.m. on April 30th and
 will run until midnight on May 7th.  Please call 719-457-0820 for the replay.
 The access code is 751042.  Access is also available on the web.
     Great Lakes Chemical Corporation is the world's leading producer of
 various specialty chemicals for such applications as flame retardants, polymer
 stabilizers, fire extinguishants, water treatment, as well as a growing line
 of performance and fine chemicals for the life sciences industry.  The stock
 of the company is traded on the New York Stock Exchange.
 
 SOURCE  Great Lakes Chemical Corporation