08/23/2006

Eurotrol B.V.

Eurotrol experiences major expansion

Ede, The Netherlands -- August, 2006 -- Eurotrol, a major supplier of private label quality controls and solutions to the world-wide diagnostic laboratory market since 1988, announces the opening of two new facilities: a custom built state-of-the-art ISO-certified manufacturing facility in Ede, The Netherlands that will serve as the company’s main manufacturing plant and worldwide headquarters, and also the opening of a new US sales office and distribution facility outside of Boston, Massachusetts.

The new manufacturing plant in The Netherlands will allow Eurotrol to significantly increase production capacity to match growing market demand for its products and has been custom engineered for efficiency and to maintain the company’s stringent quality assurance protocols. The new facility outside of Boston will allow Eurotrol to better serve its private label customers, distributors, and direct customers in North, Central, and South America.

According to Bill Donohue, President of Eurotrol, Inc., “this investment in manufacturing and distribution infrastructure puts Eurotrol in a strong position to take on larger manufacturing commitments and, at the same time, more effectively distribute our products to customers worldwide.”

Eurotrol specializes in quality control solutions for chemistry and hematology diagnostic systems, servicing major IVD companies, external quality assessment schemes, proficiency test providers, and individual healthcare organizations.

For more information regarding Eurotrol products visit the company’s website at www.eurotrol.com or visit Booth 1C39, Hall 01 at the MEDICA 2006 Exhibit in Dusseldorf.