Balchem Corporation Announces Quarterly Conference Call for Third Quarter 2012 Financial Results on November 2, 2012

Balchem Corporation Announces Quarterly Conference Call for Third Quarter 2012
Financial Results on November 2, 2012

NEW HAMPTON, N.Y., Oct. 18, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Balchem Corporation
(Nasdaq:BCPC) today announced that a conference call will be held on Friday,
November 2, 2012 at 10:30 AM Eastern Time (ET) to review third quarter 2012
results. Dino A. Rossi, Chairman, President and CEO, and Frank Fitzpatrick,
Chief Financial Officer, will host the call.

Quarterly results will be released to the market on Friday, November 2, 2012
at 9:30 AM (ET). The press release, and its accompanying financial exhibits,
will also be available on the Company website, www.balchem.com, prior to the
conference call.

We invite you to listen to the conference by calling toll-free 1-877-407-8289
(local dial-in 1-201-689-8341), five minutes prior to the scheduled start time
of the conference call. The conference call will be available for digital
replay two hours after the conclusion of the call through end of day
Wednesday, November 21, 2012. To access the replay of the conference call,
dial 1-877-660-6853 (local dial-in 1-201-612-7415), and use conference ID
#402087.

About Balchem Corporation

Balchem Corporation consists of three business segments: ARC Specialty
Products; Food, Pharma and Nutrition; and Animal Nutrition and Health. Through
ARC Specialty Products, Balchem provides specialty-packaged chemicals for use
in healthcare and other industries. The Food, Pharma and Nutrition segment
provides proprietary microencapsulation solutions to a variety of applications
in the human food, pharmaceutical and nutrition marketplaces. The Animal
Nutrition and Health segment manufactures and supplies products to numerous
animal health markets and certain derivative products into industrial
applications.

CONTACT: Karin McCaffery, Executive Administration Manager
         Telephone: 845-326-5600
         e-mail: kmccaffery@balchem.com