Lehigh Technologies, Inc. and Connell Bros. Enter Pan-Asia Distribution Agreement for Engineered Rubber Powders

June 10, 2010 — Rubber,

Lehigh Technologies Inc. and Connell Bros. Company are pleased to announce the appointment of Connell Bros. Company as the exclusive sales, marketing, and distribution partners for Lehigh Technologies full line of PolyDyne™ and MicroDyne™ engineered rubber powders across Asia-Pacific.

Lehigh Technologies, Inc is a U. S. company that uses proprietary milling technology to cryogenically grind rubber from end of life tires into an ultra-fine powder; orders of magnitude finer in size than traditional “crumb rubber” or “ground tire rubber.” Lehigh’s high quality engineered rubber powder allows manufacturers to formulate the performance characteristics of rubber into their product-lines-increasing the upcycling opportunities for end of life tire and improving the sustainability profile of the formulated products. In addition to having the capability to manufacture several different particle sizes; the Lehigh Technical Center offers custom technical guidance to formulate with PolyDyne™ and MicroDyne™ for, Tire, Coatings, Paints, Sealants, Plastics and Rubber.

The territory will span across Japan, China, Taiwan, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Vietnam, The Philippines, and Australia in an effort to expand their successful product lines into this diverse region of the world.

About Connell Bros. Company

Connell Bros. Company, based in San Francisco, is a division of Wilbur-Ellis Company and is among the largest international marketers and distributors of specialty chemicals and ingredients in the Pacific Rim. With over 100 years in Asia and a keen focus on technical service, customer support and quality control, CBC provides complete supply chain management from transportation, documentation, warehousing, and sales and distribution through its 34 offices located throughout Asia. For more information, please visit our website at www.connellbrothers.com.