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NaturalNano Granted Key Patent That Recognises Nanotube Strengthening Utility

18 May 2012

NaturalNano has been granted a patent application covering the use of its proprietary Halloysite NanoTubes (HNT) as a key strengthening component to enhance the performance of Polymeric Composite materials including nano-particle fillers by the US Patent & Trademark Office.

NaturalNano's CEO James Wemett commented, "We continue our efforts to expand and protect the commercial applications for our HNT. In this important patent application, the Patent Office granted NNAN protection for the use of HNT as a key strengthening agent for use in Polymeric Composites. Our patent portfolio continues to grow which strengthens our position as the world leader in the industrial applications for Halloysite as we continue to expand our licensing opportunities."