SOURCE: Alexium International Group

Alexium International Group

August 14, 2015 11:18 ET

Alexium Presented as an Emerging Technology at the Jefferies Industrial Conference August 10th New York City

PERTH, AUSTRALIA and GREER, SC--(Marketwired - Aug 14, 2015) - Alexium International Group Limited (Alexium) (ASX: AJX) (OTCQX: AXXIY) is pleased to announce their attendance at the prestigious Jefferies Industrial Conference in New York City. Alexium was invited to be featured as an Emerging Technology company. Other companies invited to the conference include: 3M, BASF, General Dynamics and more. 

The conference featured an extensive range of companies across the Aerospace/Defense, Automotive/Transportation, Building Products/Materials, Chemicals, Diversified Industrials, Engineering/Construction, Machinery, Mining, Paper/Packing and Steel/Metals/Mining sectors. Monday (August 10) focused on Industrial Biotech and Emerging & Sustainable Technology companies. This global gathering of institutional investors, private equity investors, and industry experts addresses near- and long-term investment opportunities and discuss the mechanisms driving these sectors in the U.S. and internationally.

Dr. Dirk Van Hyning, Alexium President, presented to various investors and industry stakeholders on Monday, August 10th at 10:00am. 

"We are honored as this invitation is another form of validation that what we are doing at Alexium is being noticed by key stakeholders in the industry," stated Nick Clark, CEO.

For more information, please visit the Jefferies Conference website: http://www.jefferies.com/OurFirm/Conferences/325/224

About Alexium

Alexium International Group Limited (ASX: AJX) (OTCQX: AXXIY) holds proprietary patent applications for a process developed initially by the U.S. Department of Defense, which allows for the surface modification and attachment of nano-particles or multiple chemical functional groups to surfaces or substrates to provide functions such as fire retardancy, water proofing, oil proofing, and anti-microbial treatments. Applications under development include but are not limited to textiles, paints, and packaging, glass and building materials. Alexium's fire retardant chemical treatment are currently marketed for different fabric markets under the Ascalon™, Nycolon™, Nuvalon™, and Polytron™, Omnitron™ and Bactron™ trademarks.

Contact Information

  • U.S Contacts:
    Nick Clark
    Chief Executive Officer
    nclark@alexiuminternational.com
    U.S.: +1 864.991.6687

    Bradi Dobson
    Marketing Specialist
    BDobson@alexiuminternational.com

    U.S. R&D Center:
    8 Distribution Court
    Greer, SC 29650
    T: +1 864.416.1060
    F: +1 864.752.6465

    U.S. Corporate Office:
    148 Milestone Way
    Greenville, SC 29615
    T: +1 864.603.1165
    F: +1 864.752.6465

    Australia:
    Matt Wright
    Investor Relations
    matt@nwrcommunications.com.au
    AUS: +61 451.896.420

    ABN: 91 064 820 408
    ASX: AJX