Braskem SA

04/05/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 04/05/2019 06:17

Pinheiro Geological Phenomenon - Preliminary Injunction


São Paulo, April 5, 2019 - BRASKEM S.A. (B3: BRKM3, BRKM5 and BRKM6; NYSE: BAK; LATIBEX: XBRK), complementing the Notice to the Market dated April 2, hereby announces to its shareholders and the market that the 2nd Civil Court of Judicial District of Maceió/AL partially granted the preliminary injunction in the lawsuit filed by the Public Prosecutor's Office and the Public Defender's Office, both of the State of Alagoas, determining the precautionary freeze of up to R$100 million in financial assets of the Company.
The Company reiterates that it will continue to collaborate with the authorities to identify the causes of the events and that technical analyses of the competent authorities are still in progress, and to date, it is not possible to affirm that Braskem's activities are the cause of the events observed in the neighborhood.
For more information, please contact Braskem's Investor Relations Department by calling +55 (11) 3576-9531 or by sending an e-mail to [email protected]