C∆liforni∆ Compli∆nce Decl∆r∆tion

Comprehensive Compliance Program Pursuant to California Law

Pursuant to the requirements of California Health and Safety Code sections 119400 and 119402, Avanos is now making its compliance policies available on this Web site and, upon request, in a hard-copy version.

Avanos promotes a culture that supports adherence to high ethical standards and compliance with all applicable legal requirements. The company provides appropriate training to assist employees in meeting the responsibility of conducting business in a complaint, accountable and professional manner. All Avanos employees must comply with all legal requirements and are expected to report suspected violations of our compliance programs and related policies through the Confidential Disclosure Line maintained by the company.