ROCHESTER, N.Y., May 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NaturalNano, Inc.
(OTC Bulletin Board: NNAN; FWB: N3N), a company whose primary business is
discovering, refining, and marketing naturally occurring nanomaterials,
announced today that the Company's Chief Technology Officer, Sarah Cooper,
will present at the NanoBusiness 2006 conference at the Marriott Marquis in
New York City on Thursday, May 18, 2006 at 9:00 a.m. ET.
Cooper will present an overview of the Company's technologies including
a discussion on current research and development, proprietary capabilities,
and intellectual property and will also present several potential
commercial applications for halloysite nanotubes.
NaturalNano has rights to multiple issued and pending patents that
cover processes, compositions, and applications for the nanotubes found in
halloysite clay. More than 200 different commercial applications have been
identified to date. The company is also developing proprietary, patent-
pending extraction, separation, and classification technologies to enable
production of more uniform nanotubes to meet the higher standards required
for advanced applications of the naturally occurring nanotubes. The
Company's research and development efforts are focused in the areas of
precise, controlled, and extended release of application-specific additives
for use in cosmetics, polymers and plastics and other areas.
For more information, please visit http://www.naturalnano.com .
About the NanoBusiness Alliance
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nanotechnology policy and helps accelerate the commercialization of
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About NaturalNano, Inc.
NaturalNano, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: NNAN; FWB: N3N) is a materials
science company developing unique and proprietary processes for refining
naturally occurring nanotubes and other nanomaterials that add competitive
properties to a range of applications. These include additives to cosmetics
and personal care products, and absorbent materials, as well as:
electromagnetic interference shielding, specialty coatings, and material
additives for industrial polymers, plastics and composites. NaturalNano
possesses broad intellectual property rights and proprietary know-how for
extraction and separation processes, compositions, and derivatives of
halloysite and other nanotubes. For more information, please visit
Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
Certain statements included in this press release may constitute
forward- looking statements within the meaning of applicable securities
laws. These statements reflect what NaturalNano anticipates, expects, or
believes may happen in the future.
NaturalNano's actual results could differ materially from the outcome
or circumstance expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements as
a result of a variety of factors including, but not limited to:
NaturalNano's ability to develop its technologies; the approval of
NaturalNano's patent applications; the successful implementation of
NaturalNano's research and development programs; the ability of NaturalNano
to demonstrate the effectiveness of its technology; the acceptance by the
market of NaturalNano's technology and products incorporating such
technology, the ability of NaturalNano to effectively negotiate and enter
into contracts with third parties for the licensing of NaturalNano's
technology; competition; the ability of NaturalNano to raise capital to
fund its operating and research and development activities until it
generates revenues sufficient to do so; and the timing of projects and
trends in future operating performance, as well as other factors expressed
from time to time in NaturalNano's periodic filings with the Securities and
Exchange Commission (the "SEC"). As a result, this press release should be
read in conjunction with NaturalNano's periodic filings with the SEC which
are incorporated herein by reference. The forward- looking statements
contained herein are made only as of the date of this press release, and
NaturalNano undertakes no obligation to publicly update such
forward-looking statements to reflect subsequent events or circumstances.
SOURCE NaturalNano, Inc.