SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington D.C., 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date Of Report (Date Of Earliest Event Reported): October 19, 2012
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of
Incorporation or Organization)
One Owens Corning Parkway
Toledo, OH 43659
(Address of Principal Executive Offices, Including Zip Code)
(Registrants Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On October 19, 2012, Owens Corning issued a press release announcing that it is amending its tender offers to purchase up to $350 million aggregate principal amount of two series of its senior notes by increasing the price that it is offering by changing the fixed spread used to calculate the applicable consideration for each series of senior notes. Owens Corning has previously delivered to holders of the two series of senior notes that are the subject of the tender offers an Offers to Purchase For Cash, dated October 17, 2012, and a related Letter of Transmittal. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
The information in Item 7.01 of this Current Report is being furnished and shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section. The information in this Current Report shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document pursuant to the Securities Act of 1933.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press Release, dated as of October 19, 2012|
Pursuant to the Requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this Report to be signed on its behalf by the Undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: October 19, 2012
|By:||/s/ Melissa M. Gleespen|
Melissa M. Gleespen
|99.1||Press Release, dated as of October 19, 2012.|