Jorge Mesquita, Group President-Global Fabric Care, The Procter & Gamble Company, has joined The Soap and Detergent Association (SDA) Board of Directors.

Mr. Mesquita was elected by the SDA Board to fill an existing vacancy.

A complete slate of nominees for a two-year term on the Board will be voted on by SDA members during
SDA’s Annual Meeting & Industry Convention, January 29-February 2, 2008, in Boca Raton, Florida.