Filed Pursuant to Rule 433
Dated September 26, 2011
Registration Statement No. 333-176082


3M Company
Medium-Term Notes, Series F
$1,000,000,000 1.375% Notes due 2016


Summary of Terms



3M Company



Expected Ratings:

Aa2 / AA- (Moody’s / S&P)*



Security Description:

SEC-Registered 5-year Fixed Rate Notes



Principal Amount:




Trade Date:

September 26, 2011



Settlement Date:

September 29, 2011 (T+3)



Maturity Date:

September 29, 2016




1.375% per annum



Interest Payment Dates:

Payable semi-annually on the 29th day of March and September, beginning March 29, 2012







Benchmark Treasury:

1.000% due August 31, 2016



Benchmark Treasury Yield:




Re-offer Spread to Benchmark:

T + 65bps



Re-offer Yield:




Price to Public:




Gross Proceeds:





88579Y AD3 / US88579YAD31



Minimum Denominations:

$2,000 by $1,000




Not redeemable



Joint Book-Running Managers:

Citigroup Global Markets Inc.
Deutsche Bank Securities Inc.
Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC




J.P. Morgan Securities LLC
UBS Securities LLC



* A security rating is not a recommendation to buy, sell or hold securities and should be evaluated independently of any other rating.  The rating is subject to revision or withdrawal at any time.


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