Greif, Inc. Declares Third Quarter 2011 Dividends

Date: 2011-08-30

DELAWARE, Ohio (Aug. 30, 2011) – The Board of Directors of Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B) today declared quarterly cash dividends of $0.42 per share of Class A Common Stock and $0.63 per share of Class B Common Stock.

The dividends are payable on Oct. 1, 2011 to shareholders of record at close of business on Sept. 20, 2011.