RICHARDSON, Texas, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Zyvex today announced that Southwest Nanotechnologies, Inc. (SWeNT(TM)) of Norman, Oklahoma has successfully met the requirements of the Zyvex Supply Chain Certification program. Zyvex's comprehensive program verifies quality and batch-to-batch consistency using market-accepted analytical tests. SWeNT's Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes (SWNTs), made with its patented CoMoCat(TM) process, can now be incorporated into Zyvex's NanoSolve(TM) additive products, especially for polymer composite applications. "Our customers demand quality product. As such, we must demand quality raw materials for our NanoSolve(TM) products," said Zyvex President Thomas A. Cellucci. "Southwest Nanotechnologies has demonstrated their robust, scalable manufacturing technology with its documented and controlled processes. They also have a proper order fulfillment system as well as sound capital planning and sources." "We are excited about working with a nanotechnology leader like Zyvex," said Howard Barnett, CEO of Southwest Nanotechnology, Inc. "We believe partnerships like this are key to speeding market adoption of carbon nanotube- based materials." SWeNT is the first company to be certified under this program. Zyvex is working with a number of other leading nanotube vendors and will announce additional vendors as they become certified throughout the remainder of 2004. The Supply Chain Certification process is an integral part of Zyvex's ability to provide high-quality nanomaterials solutions for customer applications. About the Companies Zyvex Corporation, based in Richardson, Texas, is the first molecular nanotechnology company. Zyvex's vision is to be the leading worldwide supplier of tools, products, and services that enable adaptable, affordable, and molecularly precise manufacturing. Zyvex commercializes nanotechnology to address real-world applications with high-growth potential. Zyvex carries its scientific breakthroughs into key commercial applications in the area of materials, tools, and structures. Contact Information For more information regarding Zyvex's Supply Chain Certification Program and NanoSolve(TM) Product Line, contact Dr. Mark Banash, Senior Engineer, at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 972.235.7881 (ext. 279). For media information, contact Katharine Green, Director of Corporate Communications, at email@example.com or by phone at 972.235.7881 (ext. 220). Zyvex is at http://www.zyvex.com . NanoSolve is a trademark of Zyvex Corporation. SWeNT(TM) and CoMoCat(TM) are trademarks of SouthWest NanoTechnologies, Inc.
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