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NaturalNano Launches Development of Extended Release Applications

ROCHESTER, NY | Posted on November 6th, 2007 NaturalNano, Inc. (OTCBB: NNAN) (FWB: N3N) (www.naturalnano.com), a developer of advanced nanomaterials and additive technologies, today announced the Company is advancing to the next stage in its commercialization strategy, developing extended release applications for its family of Pleximer(TM) products. Recently, NaturalNano announced the...

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NaturalNano Ramps up Worldwide Exploration of Additional Halloysite Nanotube (HNT(TM)) Deposits

ROCHESTER, NY | Posted on November 19th, 2007 NaturalNano, Inc. (OTCBB: NNAN) (FWB: N3N), a developer of advanced nanomaterials and additive technologies, today announced it is ramping up current efforts aimed at developing additional domestic and international sources of halloysite nanotubes (HNT(TM)), the key component in the Company's newly launched additive for manufacturing stronger, lighter...

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Nanomaterial strengthens nylon and polymer-based products.

Offered as turn-key additive, Pleximer-N(TM) increases strength, durability, and flexibility of nylon- and other polymer-based products. This nanomaterial can be tailored to specific requirements with customized levels of HNT. It can also be used in applications for surface treatments that require optimal surface quality (A-1), eliminating need for additional coating.

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Masterbatches let molders color PET for prescription bottles.
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Masterbatches let molders color PET for prescription bottles.

Ampacet 681725-PT and 681726-PT amber masterbatches transmit 3.6 and 0.7% light, respectively, and meet strict lightfastness, UV protection, clarity, color, extractability, and other requirements set for pharmaceutical bottles. Both grades comply with USP Section 661 for volatiles extraction. They are built around Formula X(TM) PET technology, which eliminates need for predrying and reduces...

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Masterbatches give PET bottles frosted-glass look.
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Masterbatches give PET bottles frosted-glass look.

Available in series of low luster grades, Frosted Masterbatches give bottles matte finish that creates similarity to etched glass for use with cosmetics, alcohol, and high-end beverages. They are added during extrusion process, eliminating need for spray painting. Masterbatches are built around Formula X(TM) PET technology, which eliminates need for pre-drying and allows feeding at extruder...

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Light Stabilizer protects plastics from sun damage.

Utilizing extremely small particles of titanium dioxide to absorb UV light, DuPont(TM) Light Stabilizer 210 protects plastic and anything it covers from sun's damaging rays. Product works by absorbing UV rays and changing them into small amounts of heat, which dissipates quickly without damaging plastic. Additive is suited for use in sporting goods, outdoor furniture, fabrics, and carpet fibers,...

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DuPont and Plantic Technologies Announce Starch-Based Bio Materials Collaboration

Partnership to Focus on Materials for Food and Other Packaging Uses MELBOURNE, Australia, and WILMINGTON, Del., Sept. 26 / / - DuPont (NYSE:DD) and Plantic Technologies Limited, an Australian company specializing in starch-based biopolymers, today announced plans to collaborate in the development and sale of renewably sourced polymers made from Plantic(R) technology. Plans include the...

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Albemarle to Exhibit at K 2007, World's Largest Plastics Trade Fair

BATON ROUGE, La., Sept. 11 / -- Albemarle Corporation, the world leader in the development and marketing of flame retardants and other innovative polymer additives and catalysts, will join plastics makers, compounders and molders from around the globe at the world's largest plastics technology exhibition, K 2007, the International Trade Fair for Plastics and Rubber, in Dusseldorf, Germany this...

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Plastics Color Corporation Launches an Additive Masterbatch with Rohm and Haas' Paraloid(TM) BPM-500: the Innovative

CALUMET CITY, Ill., Aug. 7 / - Joe Byrne, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Plastics Color Corporation (PCC) is delighted to announce that in addition to PCC's available line of colorant and additive masterbatches for polylactic acid (PLA), the company now offers an innovative line of masterbatch additive using a new impact modifier from Rohm and Haas - Paraloid-BPM 500. Polylactic acid, a...

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Impact Modifier strengthens sustainable packaging.

Designed to enhance polylactic acid polymer, PARALOID(TM) BPM-500 strengthens packaging while maintaining clarity. Using dispersible nanoparticles that do not scatter light, additive allows for production of PLA packaging material that exhibits less than 10% haze at 5% loading. Eco-friendly product offers optimized impact and tear resistance. It complies with food contact requirements in Europe...

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Solder Redefined

Indium Corporation has developed a new twist on traditional solder by developing a composite with a reinforced matrix internal structure. The result is a solder with increased strength and reliability. Check out this video to learn more about the mechanics behind the groundbreaking technology.

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