RESTRICTED STOCK UNIT AWARD UNDER
THE CYTEC INDUSTRIES INC.
1993 STOCK AWARD AND INCENTIVE PLAN
March 1, 2005
Mr. W. N. Arvin
12 Michelle Way
Pine Brook, NJ 07058
Units of Restricted Stock: 2000
You have been granted by the Compensation and Management Development Committee (the "Committee") of
the Board of Directors of Cytec Industries Inc. (the "Company") 2000 Restricted Stock Units. This award is
subject to the terms and conditions hereof and of the Company's 1993 Stock Award and Incentive Plan (the
"Plan"). Restricted Stock Units are awarded pursuant to Section 6(e) of the Plan.
(1) Subject to Paragraphs (7), (8) and (9) below, this award of Restricted Stock Units shall vest as follows: 667
Restricted Stock Units on March 1, 2006, 667 Restricted Stock Units on March 1, 2007 and 666 Restricted
Stock Units on March 1, 2008.
(2) Promptly after the date any of the Restricted Stock Units covered by this award vest, the Company will pay
to you the value of such Restricted Stock Units determined as follows: multiply the number of such Restricted
Stock Units by the sum of (x) and (y) where (x) is the arithmetical average of the closing sales price per share of
the Company's common stock, par value $0.01 per share, on the national securities exchange on which such
stock is principally traded, for each day on which such stock exchange was open for trading during the thirty
calendar days immediately preceding the date of vesting and (y) is the sum of any cash dividends paid on a share
of the Company's common stock from the date of this award through the vesting date. After the Company has
paid you the value of such Restricted Stock Units, they shall be of no further force and effect.
(3) The Restricted Stock Units may not be sold, assigned, transferred, pledged, hypothecated or otherwise
disposed of; and neither any interest therein or under the Plan may be assigned; and any attempted assignment
shall be void.
(4) No cash dividends will be paid or earn