EUROFINS SCIENTIFIC S.E. ANNOUNCES TENDER OFFER

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the statement.) 
Eurofins Scientific S.E. (the "Company") announced the launch of a tender offer 
on its outstanding EUR150,000,000 Deeply Subordinated Fixed to Floating Rate 
Bonds (ISIN: FR0010474627) (the "Bonds") for a targeted tender amount of Bonds 
of EUR100,000,000 in aggregate principal amount (the "Targeted Tender Amount") 
subject to the Company's discretion to increase or decrease such amount. 
The Tender Offer Price for the Bonds is 105.00%. 
The Tender Offer expires at 16:00 hours CET on 30 January 2013. Results of the 
Tender Offer are expected to be announced at or around 11.00 a.m. (CET) on 31 
January 2013 and the expected settlement date is 4 February 2013 unless 
extended, withdrawn, amended or terminated by the Company in its discretion.  
Until the Company announces the final aggregate principal amount of Bonds 
accepted for purchase, no assurance can be given that any Bonds validly 
tendered for purchase pursuant to the Tender Offer will be accepted. The 
acceptance of any Bonds validly tendered for purchase is at the absolute 
discretion of the Company and the Company reserves the absolute right not to 
accept any Bonds validly tendered pursuant to the Tender Offer. In particular, 
whether the Company will accept for repurchase any Existing Bonds validly 
tendered in the Tender Offer is subject to the successful completion (in the 
sole determination of the Company) of the issue by the Company of the New 
Bonds, on terms satisfactory to the Company.  
Once submitted, Offers to Sell may not be revoked at any time, except in the 
limited circumstances described in the Tender Offer Memorandum. 
If valid Offers to Sell exceed the Targeted Tender Amount a pro rata reduction 
may, in the sole discretion of the Company, be applied for each Series to the 
relevant Offers to Sell. 
Full details of the terms and conditions of the Tender Offer are provided in 
the Tender Offer Memorandum dated 23 January 2013 which is available upon 
request from the Dealer Managers or the Tender Agent. Capitalised terms in this 
announcement shall have the meanings given to them in the Tender Offer 
Memorandum unless defined herein. The Tender Offer Memorandum contains 
important information which should be read carefully before any decision is 
made to participate in the Tender Offer. 
Dealer Managers:
Bayerische Landesbank / Syndicate (LM) / Tel: +49 89 2171 26477 / Email: 
syndication@bayernlb.de
HSBC Bank plc / Liability Management Group / Tel: +44 20 7992 6237 / Email: 
liability.management@hsbcib.com   
Tender Agent: 
Deutsche Bank AG, London Branch / Agent / Tel: +44 207 547 5001 Email: 
xchange.offer@db.com 
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REGULATION S UNDER THE U.S. SECURITIES ACT OF 1933, AS AMENDED) OR IN OR INTO 
THE UNITED STATES OR TO ANY PERSON LOCATED OR RESIDENT IN ANY OTHER 
JURISDICTION WHERE IT IS UNLAWFUL TO RELEASE, PUBLISH OR DISTRIBUTE THIS 
ANNOUNCEMENT.
 
 
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