Alpha ProTech Engineered Products, Inc. Announces Miami Dade Notice of Acceptance for Roof Underlayment; Notice Validates Product Durability and Facilitates Sales Nationwide.
VALDOSTA, Ga. -- Alpha ProTech Engineered Products, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Alpha Pro Tech, Ltd. (AMEX AMEX
See: American Stock Exchange :APT) announces Notice of Acceptance from the Miami-Dade County Building Code Compliance Office for the Company's AlphaProTector(TM)-SUL Synthetic Roof Underlayment product.
The Miami-Dade Building Code Compliance Office is recognized as possessing stringent criteria for building products, due to the frequency of hurricanes and tropical storms in the region. The Miami-Dade Notice of Acceptance for AlphaProTector(TM)-SUL Synthetic Roof Underlayment demonstrates our compliance with all applicable building codes. It will facilitate our exclusive distributor Perma "R" Products' ability to sell our synthetic roof underlayment, as it is a standard for many builders nationwide.
Al Millar, Alpha Pro Tech's President, commented, "This is a milestone event for this new segment, validating the quality of our roof underlayment and enabling our exclusive distributor, Perma "R" Products, Inc. to sell this innovative solution more easily to all customers. The Miami-Dade Notice of Acceptance essentially serves as certification nationwide, as no municipality or governing authority has more rigorous standards than Miami-Dade. We believe this will enable us to accelerate the expansion of this segment and further capitalize on Cap´i`tal`ize on`
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The AlphaProTector(TM)-SUL Synthetic Roof Underlayment provides significant technological advances as a moisture barrier, as well as protection from growth of mold and other contaminants. Our roof underlayment can be left exposed for up to six months without degradation, is seven times lighter and twenty times stronger than traditional felt paper, is easier to install, is more durable and is more effective than competing products.
Perma "R" Products, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and developer of cutting-edge products for the building and packaging industries. The Company also owns General Panel Corporation, a manufacturer of Structural Insulated Panel Structural insulated panels (or structural insulating panels), SIPs, are a composite building material. They consist of a sandwich of two layers of structural board with an insulating layer of foam in between. (SIPS) for residential and commercial building markets. Also, Perma "R" is an owner and a manufacturer of LOGIX ICF (Internet Connection Firewall) The built-in firewall in Windows XP. It provides a stateful inspection of packets which accepts only responses to requests originated by the user. , an insulated concrete forms (ICF) for all of North America North America, third largest continent (1990 est. pop. 365,000,000), c.9,400,000 sq mi (24,346,000 sq km), the northern of the two continents of the Western Hemisphere. used in residential and commercial markets. The Company's corporate offices are in Grenada, Mississippi Grenada is a city in Grenada County, Mississippi, United States. The population was 14,879 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Grenada CountyGR6. and manufacturing plants are in Grenada; Johnson City, Tennessee Johnson City is a city in Washington County, Tennessee; however a small part of the city is located within Sullivan County, Tennessee, to the northeast and Carter County, Tennessee, to the southeast. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 55,469. ; and Union, Mississippi Union is a town in Mississippi, United States. The population was 2,021 at the 2000 census. Geography
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About Alpha Pro Tech, Ltd.
Alpha Pro Tech, Ltd. develops, manufactures and markets innovative disposable and limited-use protective apparel products for the industrial, clean room, medical and dental markets. In addition, Alpha ProTech Engineered Products, Inc. manufactures and markets a line of construction weatherization products, including building wrap, roof underlayment and mold resistant framing sealant. The Company has manufacturing facilities in Salt Lake City, Utah For ships of the United States Navy of the same name, see .
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