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Posted: March 24, 2009

NaturalNano Announces Completion of Business, Technology Review of Core Business

(Nanowerk News) NaturalNano, Inc. Acting CEO and President James Wemett announced today that he has recently completed a review of the NaturalNano business including the core technology, patent portfolio, current and potential customers. Mr. Wemett has confirmed both the technical and commercial viability of NaturalNano's additive technologies and processes, including its proprietary Pleximer™ polymer additive. The extensive review was conducted through a series of meetings and conferences with the Company's technical team, key customers, suppliers and potential strategic partners.
Mr. Wemett said that "I am encouraged by this bottom up review and am particularly encouraged by the response from the customer base. NaturalNano is actively engaged with its commercial partners on a number of feasibility studies and are in discussions on strategic longer term relationships. We continue to fulfill existing contractual obligations while we aggressively seek additional financially attractive opportunities to commercialize our proprietary technology. As we go forward, I will be informing our investors, and the financial community at large, of these exciting plans as well as the continued strengthening of the new management team."
About NaturalNano, Inc.
NaturalNano, Inc. is a materials science company focused on developing and commercializing advanced nanocomposites and extended release nanotechnologies. Based in Rochester, NY, the Company is focused on additive technologies and processes, including its proprietary Pleximer™ polymer additive, that add value to industrial polymers, plastics and composites, as well as consumer and industrial products. NaturalNano holds and licenses over 25 patents and applications, as well as proprietary know-how for extraction and separation processes, compositions, and derivatives of Halloysite and other nanotubes.
Source: NaturalNano (press release)