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RPM Declares Quarterly Dividend

January 2, 2019

MEDINA, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 2, 2019-- (NYSE: RPM) today announced that its board of directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.35 per share, payable on January 31, 2019 to stockholders of record as of January 16, 2019.

This action marks RPM’s 45th consecutive year of increased cash dividends paid to its stockholders, which places RPM in an elite category of less than half of 1 percent of all publicly-traded U.S. companies. Only 41 other companies, besides RPM, have consecutively paid an increasing annual dividend for this period of time or longer, according to the Mergent Handbook of Dividend Achievers. During this timeframe, the company has returned approximately $2.4 billion in cash dividends to its stockholders. At a share price of $60.00, would be 2.3 percent.

About RPM

RPM International Inc. owns subsidiaries that are world leaders in specialty coatings, sealants, building materials and related services across three segments. RPM’s industrial products include roofing systems, sealants, corrosion control coatings, flooring coatings and other construction chemicals. Industrial companies include , , , , , and . RPM’s consumer products are used by professionals and do-it-yourselfers for home maintenance and improvement and by hobbyists. Consumer brands include , , , and . RPM’s specialty products include industrial cleaners, colorants, exterior finishes, specialty OEM coatings, edible coatings, restoration services equipment and specialty glazes for the pharmaceutical and food industries. Specialty segment companies include , , , , , and . Additional details can be found at and by following RPM on Twitter at .

For more information, contact Russell L. Gordon, vice president and chief financial officer, at 330-273-5090 or .

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CONTACT: Russell L. Gordon

Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

330-273-5090

rgordon@rpminc.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA OHIO

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: BUILDING SYSTEMS HOME GOODS MANUFACTURING CHEMICALS/PLASTICS OTHER MANUFACTURING RETAIL CONSTRUCTION & PROPERTY COMMERCIAL BUILDING & REAL ESTATE RESIDENTIAL BUILDING & REAL ESTATE OTHER CONSTRUCTION & PROPERTY OTHER RETAIL

SOURCE: RPM International Inc.

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