Cardinal Community Laboratories Limited Notice of Appointment of Receivers and Managers Pursuant to Section 8 of the Receiverships Act 1993 David Donald Crichton and Trevor Francis Thornton, chartered accountants (whose offices are Grant Thornton, AMP Centre, 47 Cathedral Square, Christchurch), hereby give notice that on the 12th day of August 1996, Bank of New Zealand appointed them jointly and severally as receivers and managers of the property of Cardinal Community Laboratories Limited, under the powers contained in an instrument dated the 30th day of August 1995. The receivers and managers have been appointed in respect of all of the company's real and personal property and all its assets and effects, whatsoever and wheresoever, both present and future, including its uncalled and unpaid capital. Dated this 12th day of August 1996. Signed by David Donald Crichton and Trevor Francis Thornton in the presence of: A. MAW, Accounting Clerk. Christchurch.