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Posted: April 5, 2010

Nansulate Energy Saving Protective Coatings Now Available Through Grainger

(Nanowerk News) Industrial Nanotech, Inc. announced today it has entered into a supplier agreement with Grainger, a national distributor of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products. The company's patented Nansulate® energy saving protective coatings are available through Grainger's catalog, Web site (www.grainger.com/news) and national branch network.
Founded in 1927, Grainger provides 2 million customers quick, easy access to the products they need to keep their facilities up and running. With 2009 sales of $6.2 billion, Grainger serves businesses and institutions in 153 countries.
"This relationship is a very important and logical next step for Industrial Nanotech," states Francesca Crolley, VP of Business Development for Industrial Nanotech, Inc. "Since April of 2004, the Nansulate product line has proven itself to be a value added proposition for customers in a wide range of industries and in countries all around the world. This relationship with a company of the size and stature of Grainger immediately expands exponentially the sales, marketing and distribution resources available to increase the exposure for the Nansulate product line and the innovative technology and energy saving benefits that the product offers."
The Nansulate® product line is well-documented to provide the combined performance qualities of thermal insulation, corrosion prevention, resistance to mold growth, fire resistance, chemical resistance and lead encapsulation in an environmentally safe, water-based, coating formulation.
"Our customers are telling us they're looking for help making their facilities more energy efficient," said Fred Costello, Grainger's Vice President, Product Management. "The Nansulate product line is an excellent example of the types of coatings that businesses and institutions can use to reduce energy costs while protecting equipment from damage."
About Nansulate®
Nansulate® is the Company's patented product line of award winning, specialty coatings containing a nanotechnology based material and which are well-documented to provide the combined performance qualities of thermal insulation, corrosion prevention, resistance to mold growth, fire resistance, chemical resistance and lead encapsulation in an environmentally safe, water-based, coating formulation. The Nansulate® Product Line includes industrial, residential, agricultural and solar thermal insulation coatings.
About Industrial Nanotech Inc.
Industrial Nanotech Inc. is a global nanoscience solutions and research leader and member of the U.S. Greenbuilding Council and the American Solar Energy Society. The Company develops and commercializes new and innovative applications for nanotechnology which are sold worldwide.
About Grainger
W.W. Grainger, Inc., with 2009 sales of $6.2 billion, is the leading broad line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products serving businesses and institutions in the United States, Canada and Mexico with an expanding presence in Japan, India, China and Panama. For more information about the company, visit www.grainger.com/news.
Source: Industrial Nanotech (press release)
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