ICO Announces Preliminary Results of Annual Meeting

Apr 30, 2001, 01:00 ET from ICO, Inc.

    HOUSTON, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- ICO, Inc. (Nasdaq: ICOC) announced today
 that IVS Associates, the inspector of elections at ICO's Annual Meeting of
 Stockholders held on April 25, 2001, has announced preliminary results of the
 election of directors.  The preliminary results indicate that James D.
 Calaway, A. John Knapp and Charles T. McCord, III, nominees of Travis Street
 Partners, were elected as directors of ICO, and that the appointment of
 PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as independent accountant was approved.
 Certification of the results is expected to take place shortly.
     Dr. Al O. Pacholder, ICO's Chairman and CFO, said "Our goal will be to
 work together as a Board in the best interests of all of ICO's shareholders.
 We sincerely hope that the Travis Street nominees, if their election is
 certified by the inspector of elections, will approach their service as
 directors in the same manner."
     ICO's annual meeting of stockholders has been adjourned until 10:15 A.M.
 on Wednesday, May 2, 2001.  The adjourned meeting, at which the only business
 will be the receipt of the final report of the inspector of elections, will be
 held at Baker Botts L.L.P., One Shell Plaza, 910 Louisiana, Suite 3800,
 Houston.
     ICO, Inc. serves the global petrochemical, energy and steel industries by
 providing high technology equipment and services for petrochemical processing
 and oilfield services.
     Statements regarding Petrochemical Processing Services group outlook,
 increases in exploration activity, increases in demand for services, as well
 as any other statements that are not historical facts in this release are
 forward-looking statements under applicable securities laws and involve
 certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions.  These include but are not
 limited to, demand for the Company=s services and products, business cycles
 and other conditions of the oil and gas and petrochemical industries, prices
 of commodities, acquisition risks, international risks, operational risks, and
 other factors detailed in the Company=s Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended
 September 30, 2000, and its other filings with the Securities and Exchange
 Commission.  Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize,
 or should underlying assumptions prove incorrect, actual results may vary
 materially from those indicated.
 
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SOURCE ICO, Inc.
    HOUSTON, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- ICO, Inc. (Nasdaq: ICOC) announced today
 that IVS Associates, the inspector of elections at ICO's Annual Meeting of
 Stockholders held on April 25, 2001, has announced preliminary results of the
 election of directors.  The preliminary results indicate that James D.
 Calaway, A. John Knapp and Charles T. McCord, III, nominees of Travis Street
 Partners, were elected as directors of ICO, and that the appointment of
 PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as independent accountant was approved.
 Certification of the results is expected to take place shortly.
     Dr. Al O. Pacholder, ICO's Chairman and CFO, said "Our goal will be to
 work together as a Board in the best interests of all of ICO's shareholders.
 We sincerely hope that the Travis Street nominees, if their election is
 certified by the inspector of elections, will approach their service as
 directors in the same manner."
     ICO's annual meeting of stockholders has been adjourned until 10:15 A.M.
 on Wednesday, May 2, 2001.  The adjourned meeting, at which the only business
 will be the receipt of the final report of the inspector of elections, will be
 held at Baker Botts L.L.P., One Shell Plaza, 910 Louisiana, Suite 3800,
 Houston.
     ICO, Inc. serves the global petrochemical, energy and steel industries by
 providing high technology equipment and services for petrochemical processing
 and oilfield services.
     Statements regarding Petrochemical Processing Services group outlook,
 increases in exploration activity, increases in demand for services, as well
 as any other statements that are not historical facts in this release are
 forward-looking statements under applicable securities laws and involve
 certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions.  These include but are not
 limited to, demand for the Company=s services and products, business cycles
 and other conditions of the oil and gas and petrochemical industries, prices
 of commodities, acquisition risks, international risks, operational risks, and
 other factors detailed in the Company=s Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended
 September 30, 2000, and its other filings with the Securities and Exchange
 Commission.  Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize,
 or should underlying assumptions prove incorrect, actual results may vary
 materially from those indicated.
 
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