Continuation of Measures in Response to the COVID-19 Coronavirus

March 19, 2020

Kurita Water Industries Ltd. (Head Office: Nakano-ku, Tokyo; President: Michiya Kadota; hereinafter "Kurita") announces that in light of the current spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus its measure under which its officers and employees at offices and plants in Japan work at home has now been extended to March 31, 2020, although it was initially due to end on March 19, 2020.

Kurita will continue to make every possible effort to prevent interruptions in the supply of its products and services to customers. It will make decisions on its actions on and after April 1 based on an assessment of the situation.

We appreciate the understanding of our stakeholders.

[Reference: Information on March 2, 2020]