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Thursday 06 April, 2006

Brambles Industries

Disposal

Brambles Industries PLC
06 April 2006

Stock Exchange and Media Release
6 April 2006





             Sale of Cleanaway Germany - satisfaction of conditions

On 13 October 2005, Brambles announced that it had agreed to sell Cleanaway
Germany to SULO, the Germany-based waste management group, for €570 million
(US$675 million) in cash. The announcement stated that the sale was subject to
approval from the relevant competition authorities in Europe.

We wish to advise that this approval has now been obtained. Completion of the
sale is expected to take place on 12 April 2006.





For further information please contact:

Australia

Investor   John Hobson, Head of Investor Relations           +61 (0)2 9256 5216
                                                             +61 (0)414 239 188 
                                                             (mobile)

Media      Michael Sharp, Vice President Corporate Affairs   +61 (0)2 9256 5255
                                                             +61 (0)439 470 145 
                                                             (mobile)

                                                                      
UK

Investor   Sue Scholes, Head of Investor Relations           +44 (0)20 7659 6012

Media      Richard Mountain, Financial Dynamics              +44 (0)20 7269 7291



                Brambles is globally headquartered in Australia








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