July 18, 2006 (Romeoville, Ill.) -- Nanophase Technologies (Nasdaq: NANX), a technology leader in nanomaterials and advanced nanoengineered products, announces the commercial availability of nanocrystalline tin oxide produced by the Company's patented NanoArc® Synthesis process using the most recent advances in finite particle size control. NanoArc® Tin Oxide consists of non-porous, dense, discrete particles with an average size of approximately 20 nanometers.
The new nanoengineered material is available as solid nanoparticles or as a highly stable dispersion in either aqueous or various organic media at high concentrations. NanoArc® Tin Oxide is expected to be suitable for a wide range of applications, including electrical and electronic components, antistatic coatings, polishing of various media, advanced ceramics and industrial catalysts.
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