Issuer Free Writing Prospectus
Filed Pursuant to Rule 433
Registration No. 333-154209
January 22, 2009
Final Term Sheet for 8.875% Notes due 2019
  The Lubrizol Corporation
Securities Title:
  8.875% Notes due 2019
Principal Amount:
Trade Date:
  January 22, 2009
Settlement Date:
  T + 3, January 27, 2009
Maturity Date:
  February 1, 2019
Interest Payment Dates:
  February 1 and August 1, commencing on August 1, 2009
Record Dates:
  The January 15 and July 15 immediately preceding the applicable Interest Payment Date
Coupon (Interest Rate):
  8.875% per annum
Yield to Maturity:
Benchmark Treasury:
  UST 3.750% due 11/15/2018
Benchmark Treasury Price:
Benchmark Treasury Yield:
Spread to Benchmark Treasury:
  Plus 640 basis points
Price to Public:
Proceeds, before expenses, to Issuer:
Make-Whole Call:
  Treasury rate plus 75 basis points
  549271 AG9
Anticipated Ratings:*
  Baa2 by Moody’s Investors Service, Inc., BBB by Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services
Joint Book-Running Managers:
  Citigroup Global Markets Inc.
  Deutsche Bank Securities Inc.
  J.P. Morgan Securities Inc.
  Greenwich Capital Markets, Inc.
  KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc.
  PNC Capital Markets LLC
  Mitsubishi UFJ Securities International plc
  U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc.



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