Filed Pursuant to Rule 433
Registration No. 333-149232
October 6, 2009
RPM International Inc.
Pricing Term Sheet
$300,000,000 6.125% Senior Notes due 2019
The following information supplements the Preliminary Prospectus Supplement dated October 6, 2009,
and is filed pursuant to Rule 433, under Registration No. 333-149232
  RPM International Inc.
Security Type:
  Senior Unsecured Notes
Ratings (Moody’s / S&P / Fitch)*:
  Baa3 (stable) / BBB- (stable) / BBB- (stable)
Pricing Date:
  October 6, 2009
Settlement Date: (T+3)
  October 9, 2009
Maturity Date:
  October 15, 2019
Principal Amount:
  T 3.625% due August 15, 2019
Benchmark Price / Yield:
  103-00+ / 3.264%
Spread to Benchmark:
  + 287.5 bps
Yield to Maturity:
Public Offering Price:
Optional Redemption:
  T + 45 bps
Interest Payment Dates:
  April 15 and October 15, commencing April 15, 2010
  749685 AR4 / US749685AR45
Joint Bookrunning Managers:
  Wells Fargo Securities, LLC
  Banc of America Securities LLC
  Fifth Third Securities, Inc.
  PNC Capital Markets LLC
  Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC
  KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc.
  Mitsubishi UFJ Securities (USA), Inc.
  UBS Securities LLC
  BNY Mellon Capital Markets, LLC
*   Note: A securities rating is not a recommendation to buy, sell or hold securities and may be subject to revision or withdrawal at any time.
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