Altairnano Featured Speaker at Nanotechnology Environmental Health Conference
Company to Detail Its Plans and Results for Nanomaterials Product Stewardship Program
RENO, Nev.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Altair Nanotechnologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALTI), a leading provider of advanced nanomaterials for use in alternate energy, life sciences and industrial applications, today announced that it will be a keynote speaker at the International Conference on Nanotechnology Occupational and Environmental Health & Safety: Research to Practice. The conference will be held at the University of Cincinnati in Cincinnati, Ohio from December 4th through 7th, 2006.
“Developing an HS&E Program during Scale-Up and Production.”
Altairnano will deliver two speeches on Monday December 4th, the first by Altairnano President and CEO Alan J. Gotcher, PhD. titled “The Value of HS&E in Building a Nanotechnology Business,” and the second by Tabitha Maher, Altairnano HS&E Facilitator titled “Developing an HS&E Program during Scale-Up and Production.”
The two presentations will provide insight into Altairnano’s strategy, plans and progress in demonstrating industry leadership in nanotechnology workplace and environmental health and safety. By working with recognized industry experts and public research institutes, such as the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), Altairnano is setting high product stewardship standards.
“Altairnano is pleased to be able to present its experience in HS&E so that the industry can benefit as a whole,” said Altairnano President and CEO Alan J. Gotcher, PhD.
More information on the conference can be found at www.uc.edu/noehs.
ABOUT ALTAIR NANOTECHNOLOGIES INC.
Altairnano is an innovator and supplier of advanced novel, ceramic nanomaterials. Altairnano’s leading edge scientists are complemented by a seasoned management team with substantial experience in commercializing innovative, disruptive technologies. The company has developed nanomaterials for the alternative energy, life sciences and performance materials markets based on its proprietary manufacturing process. This process also provides the foundation for its innovative AHP pigment process. For more information, visit: www.altairnano.com.