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 Honeywell’s Dicciani Named To President’s Council Of Advisors On Science and Technology  

MORRISTOWN, N.J., February 28, 2006 — Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that Dr. Nance K. Dicciani, president and chief executive officer, of Honeywell Specialty Materials, has been appointed by President George W. Bush to the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST).

PCAST, which operates under the Office of Science and Technology, advises the president on matters of science and technology policy. Dicciani was one of 14 people named to a two-year renewable term on the council. Council members are distinguished individuals drawn from industry, education, research institutions, and other nongovernmental organizations. PCAST was established by President Bush in 2001.

“This appointment recognizes Nance’s leadership and reputation within the chemical industry and her track record as a technology and business innovator,” said Honeywell Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Dave Cote. “We are proud that a Honeywell leader has been named by the president to this prestigious council.”

Honeywell Specialty Materials products include non-ozone-depleting refrigerants, advanced fibers and composites for armor protection, agricultural products, electronic materials and chemicals for semiconductor production, and technologies and materials for petroleum refining.

Dicciani has been ranked one of “The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women” by Forbes magazine for the past two years.

She currently serves on the Executive and Global Product Strategy Committees of the American Chemistry Council, and chair the Board Research Committee. Dicciani is a vice president of SCI, the Society of Chemical Industry and serves on its executive committee.

Dicciani previously served on the board of advisors of CEFIC, the European chemical association; the board of directors of PP&L Resources Inc.; and the board of trustees of Villanova University. She has served as an advisor to the engineering schools of Villanova University, the University of Virginia and the University of Pennsylvania. She was the 2003 Warren K. Lewis Lecturer in Chemical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Dicciani earned a bachelor’s of science degree in chemical engineering from Villanova University, a master’s of science degree in chemical engineering from the University of Virginia and a Ph.D. in chemical engineering from the University of Pennsylvania. She also earned an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Dicciani was recognized with distinguished alumni awards from both Villanova and University of Virginia.

Honeywell International is a $28 billion diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings, homes and industry; automotive products; turbochargers; and specialty materials. Based in Morris Township, N.J., Honeywell’s shares are traded on the New York, London, Chicago and Pacific Stock Exchanges. It is one of the 30 stocks that make up the Dow Jones Industrial Average and is also a component of the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index. For additional information, please visit

Honeywell Specialty Materials, based in Morristown, N.J., is a global leader in providing customers with high-performance specialty materials, including fluorine products; specialty films and additives; advanced fibers and composites; intermediates; specialty chemicals; electronic materials and chemicals; and technologies and materials for petroleum refining.

This release contains forward-looking statements as defined in Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, including statements about future business operations, financial performance and market conditions. Such forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties inherent in business forecasts as further described in our filings under the Securities Exchange Act.

Peter Dalpe
(973) 455-4908

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