Ocean Bio-Chem's Additive Star Tron(R) Enzyme Fuel Treatment Wins "Best Choice"
in Independent Test on Guarding Against Fuel Tank
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 08/06/13 -- Ocean Bio-Chem,
Inc. (NASDAQ: OBCI), a leading manufacturer and distributor of
appearance, performance, and maintenance products serving the marine,
automotive, power sports, recreational vehicle and outdoor power
equipment markets, is pleased to announce that it has been named the
"clear winner" in a test by Practical Sailor of seven products used
to guard against fuel tank corrosion.
The publication said Star Tron(R) Enzyme Fuel Treatment was the "Best
Choice" to fight corrosion in a boat's diesel fuel tank, while also
praising the product's ability to control biological growth, "giving
us one more reason to recommend this product."
Practical Sailor said that Star Tron(R) "proved very effective,
greatly limiting corrosion," while most of the other products tested
"did little." It said the product delivers "a good value in
Star Tron(R) is a unique and effective fuel treatment that uses
cutting edge enzyme technology. It cures and prevents many
ethanol-related fuel problems such as decreased performance and
power. It allows engines to start easier, run smoother, get better
fuel economy and produce less emissions. It is a multifunctional fuel
treatment that can be used in all engines. The enzymes stabilize fuel
chemistry for up to two years and remove gums, varnish and carbon
deposits to allow for maximum performance.
Practical Sailor (www.practical-sailor.com) has for more than 35
years conducted independent tests on boats, gear and accessories and
provides product-test reports for its readers, who are serious
sailors and boaters.
"We are pleased by this recognition and believe our shareholders and
customers will take note of this achievement," said Ocean Bio-Chem,
Inc. CEO Peter Dornau.
About Ocean Bio-Chem
Ocean Bio-Chem, Inc. is principally engaged in
the manufacturing, marketing and distribution of a broad line of
appearance and maintenance products for boats, recreational vehicles,
automobiles, power sports, outdoor power equipment and motorcycle
markets under the Star brite(R) Star Tron(R) and other trademarks
within the United States of America and Canada. In addition, the
Company produces private label formulations of many of its products
for various customers and provides custom blending and packaging
services for these and other products. It manufactures its products
in a 300,000 s.f facility in Montgomery, Alabama, from which they are
distributed across the globe.
The Company trades publicly under NASDAQ Capital Markets, Ticker
The Company's web sites are:
www.starbrite.com, www.startron.com and www.nos-guard.com.
Certain statements contained in this Press Release including without
limitation expectations as to future sales and operating results,
constitute forward-looking statements. For this purpose, any
statements contained in this report that are not statements of
historical fact may be deemed forward-looking statements. Without
limiting the generality of the foregoing, words such as "believe,"
"may," "will," "expect," "anticipate," "intend," "could" including
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involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors
which may cause our actual results, performance or achievements to be
materially different from any future results, performance or
achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.
Factors that may affect these results include, but are not limited
to, the highly competitive nature of our industry, reliance on
certain key customers, changes in consumer demand for marine,
recreational vehicle and automotive products, advertising and
promotional efforts, exposure to market risks for changes in interest
rates and in foreign exchange rates, and other factors.
President & CEO
E & E Communications
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