SP Scientific & Praxair Expand Technology Agreement

SP Scientific ideally positioned as the supplier-of-choice for ControLyo??? Technology

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Stone Ridge NY, USA — SP Scientific, and Praxair Inc., headquartered in Danbury, CT, are pleased to announce the expansion of their collaborative relationship to commercialize Praxair’s ControLyo??? Nucleation on Demand Technology.

The original agreement, signed in October 2010, gave SP Scientific the exclusive, global rights to commercialize the technology on Development Lyophilizers.

ControLyo??? Technology offers many benefits to the pharmaceutical industry including: vial-to-vial uniformity, reduced cycle times, reduced protein aggregation and better conformance to the Food and Drug Administration’s Process Analytical Technology (PAT) initiative.

SP Scientific (www.spscientific.com) is a leading manufacturer of laboratory-to-production scale freeze dryers / lyophilizers, centrifugal evaporators and concentrators, thermal management system and glassware washers. The company sells its products under well-known brands including Hull, VirTis??, FTS Systems???, Genevac??, and National-Hotpack??. SP Scientific has ISO 9001:2008 registered production facilities in the USA and Europe.

Praxair, Inc. is the largest industrial gases company in North and South America, and one of the largest worldwide, with 2011 sales of $11 billion. The company produces, sells and distributes atmospheric, process and specialty gases, and high-performance surface coatings. Praxair products, services and technologies are making our planet more productive by bringing efficiency and environmental benefits to a wide variety of industries, including aerospace, chemicals, food and beverage, electronics, energy, healthcare, manufacturing, metals and others.

More information on Praxair, Inc. is available on the Internet at www.praxair.com.

FURTHER INFORMATION:
SP Scientific Inc.
3538 Main Street
Stone Ridge NY 12484
USA

Tel: +1.845.255.5000 x2311
Email shireen.scott@SPscientific.com
Website: www.spscientific.com

Praxair Inc.
tel: +1-630-320-4461
email: Phil_Davis@praxair.com