Amended February 24, 1986
Amended March 8, 1996
K-TRON INTERNATIONAL, INC.
EMPLOYEE STOCK PURCHASE PLAN
Sec. 1.01 Statement of Purpose. The purpose of the K-Tron International, Inc. Amended and Restated
Employee Stock Purchase Plan is to provide eligible employees of K-Tron International, Inc. (the Company)
who wish to become shareholders an opportunity to purchase common stock of the Company. The Board of
Directors of the Company believes that employee participation in ownership will be to the mutual benefit of both
the employees and the Company.
Sec. 1.02 Internal Revenue Code Considerations. This Plan is intended to quality as an "employee stock
purchase plan" within the meaning of
Section 423 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954, as amended.
Sec. 2.01 "Administrative Committee" shall mean the committee appointed by the Board of Directors to
administer this Plan, as provided in
Section 6.03 hereof.
during the period of reference, to an Employee by Employer, including regular salary or wages, overtime
payments, bonuses and commissions, but excluding expense reimbursements of all types, payments in lieu of
expenses, Employer contributions to any qualified retirement plan or other program of deferred compensation,
Employer contributions to Social Security, the costs paid by Employer in connection with fringe benefits (whether
or not the Employee could have elected to receive cash in lieu of such benefits), and any amounts accrued for the
benefit of Employee but not paid during the period of reference.
Sec. 2.05 "Continuous Service" shall mean the period of time, immediately preceding the Offering Date of
reference, during which the Employee has been employed by Employer and during which there has been no
interruption of Employee's employment by Employer. For this purpose, periods of Excused Absence shall not be
considered to be interruptions of Continuous Service.
Sec. 2.06 "Effective Date" shall mean Ju