Darling International Inc.
To listen to the conference call, participants calling from within North America may dial 800-322-0079; international participants may dial 973-409-9258. Please call approximately fifteen minutes before the start of the call to ensure that you are connected. The call will also be available as a live audio webcast that can be accessed on the company website at http://www.darlingii.com/investors/investors.html or http://www.earnings.com/ .
Following its completion, a replay of the call can be accessed until June 10, 2005 by dialing 877-519-4471 or 973-341-3080 outside of North America. The access code for the replay is 6045716. The conference call will also be archived on the company's website for seven days.
Darling International Inc. is the largest publicly traded, food processing by-products recycling company in the United States. The Company recycles used restaurant cooking oil and by-products from the beef, pork and poultry processing industries into useable products such as tallow, feed-grade fats and meat and bone meal. These products are primarily sold to animal feed and oleo-chemical manufacturers around the world. In addition, the Company provides grease trap collection services and sells equipment to restaurants.
Contacts: Brad Phillips Treasurer, Darling International (972) 717-0300 or Jennifer Felber Joele Frank, Wilkinson Brimmer Katcher (212) 355-4449
SOURCE: Darling International Inc.
CONTACT: Brad Phillips, Treasurer of Darling International Inc.,
+1-972-717-0300; or Jennifer Felber of Joele Frank, Wilkinson Brimmer Katcher,
+1-212-355-4449, for Darling International Inc.