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Tenneco Second Quarter 2008 Earnings News Release And Conference Call Notice

July 7, 2008
Lake Forest, Illinois, July 7, 2008 – Tenneco Inc. (NYSE: TEN) plans to issue its second quarter 2008 earnings news release before the market opens on Thursday, July 31, 2008, and hold a conference call the same day at 11:00 a.m. EDT. The purpose of the call is to discuss the company’s results of operations for the last fiscal quarter, as well as other matters that may impact the company’s outlook.

News Release: Before the market opens on Thursday, July 31, 2008. The news release will be sent by email and fax to the Tenneco investor distribution list and will be available on First Call, Business Wire and the Tenneco website.
Conference Call: Thursday, July 31, 2008  The conference call will be hosted by Gregg Sherrill, chairman and chief executive officer and Ken Trammell, executive vice president and chief financial officer. 
Time: 11:00 a.m. Eastern time 10:00 a.m. Central time
Phone Numbers: 888-790-1408 (domestic)
773-756-0157 (international)
Pass Code: TENNECO
Conference Leader: Leslie Hunziker 
Call Playback: Available one hour following completion of the call on Thursday, July 31, 2008, through August 31, 2008. Call 800-294-0991 (domestic) or 402-220-9753 (international).
Web Site Broadcast:

For a "listen only" broadcast, go to the company’s website and select the "Investors" page. Please go to the website at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the call to register and download and install any necessary audio software. A replay of this webcast also will be available on the Tenneco website through August 31, 2008.

Accompanying slides will be available in the investor section of the Tenneco website at

Tenneco is a $6.2 billion global manufacturing company with headquarters in Lake Forest, Illinois and approximately 21,000 employees worldwide. Tenneco is one of the world’s largest designers, manufacturers and marketers of emission control and ride control products and systems for the automotive original equipment market and the aftermarket. Tenneco markets its products principally under the Monroe®, Walker®, Gillet™ and Clevite®Elastomer brand names.

Jane Ostrander
Media Relations
(1) 847 482 5607

Leslie Hunziker
Investor Relations
(1) 847 482 5042