SOURCE: Xlear, Inc.


March 31, 2011 12:14 ET

Xlear Adds Spry Sponge Floss With Xylitol to Oral Care Line

Patented Dental Floss With Xylitol Consists of Multiple Smooth Strands of Expanded Nylon Fibers Which Enhance Strength and Make It Shred-Resistant

OREM, UT--(Marketwire - March 31, 2011) - Xlear, Inc., the leading manufacturer of xylitol products, today introduced Spry Sponge Floss with Xylitol, a smooth and shred-resistant dental floss that when used daily gently stimulates gums, removes plaque and helps prevent gingivitis. The patented dental floss consists of multiple spongy strands of expanded nylon fibers that contain xylitol, an all natural sweetener that provides numerous oral health benefits and may reduce the risk of tooth decay. Xlear products can be purchased online at or at more than 6,000 natural product and health food retailers around the world.

"The Spry Sponge Floss is unlike any floss that most people have ever used," said Blaine Yates, CEO of Xlear, Inc. "The floss combines patented smooth fibers with xylitol to provide comfort and cleaning power that can effectively remove debris from between teeth, around appliances and in wide spaces. Combine the Spry floss with Spry toothpaste, Spry Oral Rinse, and Spry gums and mints, and you have a complete oral care system that will deliver numerous health benefits and an unprecedented fresh, clean feeling."

The Spry Dental Defense System® is a family of natural, xylitol products that help promote good oral care and may reduce the risk of tooth decay. In addition to the Spry Sponge Floss, the Spry line includes toothpaste, xylitol gum, xylitol mints, oral rinse and oral mist. Xylitol-rich products, such as those in the Spry Dental Defense System create a healthier oral environment and also help to increase mineral absorption back into the enamel of the teeth. For more information on the Spry Dental Defense System, visit

Spry Sponge Floss with Xylitol is available online at or visit Xlear's online store locator to find a local retailer.

About Xlear, Inc.
Founded in 2000, Xlear, Inc. (pronounced "clear") is recognized as one of the leading manufacturers of all-natural, health-enhancing xylitol products and strives to educate medical and dental professionals, as well as their patients, about the health benefits of the natural sweetener. Xlear is supported by a team of doctors, dental hygienists and scientists who advocates the use and benefits of xylitol through continuous clinical research. Xlear offers Xlear Nasal Spray with Xylitol, a patented nasal spray; a complete line of oral health products offered under the Spry Dental Defense System brand; and XyloSweet®, raw xylitol crystals used as a sugar substitute in cooking, baking and general consumption. Xlear is based in Orem, Utah. For more information, visit

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