EL PASO, Texas, June 8, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nanoforce, Inc. (Pink Sheets:NNFC), a developer of nano-materials, new refining processes, and equipment for use in alternative and existing energy sector technologies announces the successful presentation given by Company Director Dr. Russell R. Chianelli at a recent workshop titled "From Vent Chemistry to Biochemistry" held at the prestigious Santa Fe Institute in New Mexico.
The workshop was held from May 29 - June 2 and featured several top level biochemists and physicists from various companies speaking on deep sea vents and their relation to the origins of life. Dr. Chianelli's presentation titled, "Sulfide Catalysts: New Science and Ancient Reactions," highlighted the implications of sulfide catalysis in early molecule composition. Novel conditions occurring at the enormous depths and pressures occurring at the deep sea vents provide new challenges for transition metal sulfide catalysts and possible novel catalytic reactions on these catalysts.
The Santa Fe Institute is a private, not-for-profit, independent research and education center founded for multidisciplinary collaborations in the physical, biological, computational, and social sciences. The Institute believes understanding of complex adaptive systems is critical to addressing key environmental, technological, biological, economic, and political challenges.
About Nanoforce, Inc.
Nanoforce is engaged in the research, development, acquisition and commercialization of advanced materials science products and processes including nanotechnology. Nanotechnology is the science of building and manipulating materials, devices and processes on the scale of atoms and molecules (one billionth of a meter). According to market research, it is estimated that worldwide revenues from products using nanotechnology will increase to $2.6 trillion in 2014, equal to about 15% of global manufacturing output, from $13 billion in 2004 (Lux Research). Nanoforce is taking advantage of rapid innovation in materials science to meet critical needs in growing industry sectors including petroleum refining and biodiesel production. www.nanoforcetechnologies.com.
About Refinery Science Corp.
Refinery Science Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nanoforce, is a material science-based petroleum technology business. The company intends to apply the benefits of its latest developments in material science and nanotechnology to provide solutions to issues associated with the production and transportation of extra heavy crude, and increase profits from refining heavy crude and residual bottoms. The Company's unique nano-materials may enable companies to profitably refine low quality crude oil, such as that from shale and oil sands that are difficult and expensive to process. www.refineryscience.com.
About Clemco Industries Inc.
Clemco Industries Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nanoforce, is a Canadian corporation that provides bioremediation and ancillary services to food sector establishments, with established clients and annual revenues in excess of $1 million. Clemco produces a proprietary group of micro-organisms and employs them in a unique business system that enables clients to comply with legal wastewater management requirements. www.thelegacysystem.com
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