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Jon M. Huntsman Receives American Cancer Society Medal of Honor
Date:11/21/2008

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Nov. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) today announced that its Founder and Chairman, Jon M. Huntsman, is one of four Americans chosen by the American Cancer Society to receive this year's Medal of Honor, its highest honor. Given annually, the award is reserved for those who have made outstanding contributions to the fight against cancer.

Noting that Mr. Huntsman and his wife Karen Huntsman have "raised or personally contributed over $600 million to the fight against cancer," the American Cancer Society awarded Mr. Huntsman its Medal of Honor for the category of Cancer Philanthropy.

Huntsman Corporation's President and CEO Peter Huntsman observed, "I and the many thousands of other associates that work for Huntsman Corporation around the globe are immensely proud that our Chairman has chosen to return to society so much of his personal gain from the success of our company."

About Huntsman:

Huntsman is a global manufacturer and marketer of differentiated chemicals. Its operating companies manufacture products for a variety of global industries, including chemicals, plastics, automotive, aviation, textiles, footwear, paints and coatings, construction, technology, agriculture, health care, detergent, personal care, furniture, appliances and packaging. Originally known for pioneering innovations in packaging and, later, for rapid and integrated growth in petrochemicals, Huntsman today has 13,000 employees and operates from multiple locations worldwide. The Company had 2007 revenues of approximately $10 billion. For more information about Huntsman, please visit the company's website at http://www.huntsman.com.

Forward-Looking Statements:

Statements in this release that are not historical are forward-looking statements. These statements are based on management's current beliefs and expectations. The forward-looking statements in this release are subject to uncertainty and changes in circumstances and involve risks and uncertainties that may affect the company's operations, markets, products, services, prices and other factors as discussed in the Huntsman companies' filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Significant risks and uncertainties may relate to, but are not limited to, financial, economic, competitive, environmental, political, legal, regulatory and technological factors. In addition, the completion of any transactions described in this release is subject to a number of uncertainties and closing will be subject to approvals and other customary conditions. Accordingly, there can be no assurance that such transactions will be completed or that the company's expectations will be realized. The company assumes no obligation to provide revisions to any forward-looking statements should circumstances change, except as otherwise required by applicable laws.


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