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Maine Manufacturing, LLC Announces the Acquisition of Laboratory Filter and Membrane Business from GE

December 11, 2012

SANFORD, Maine, Dec. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Maine Manufacturing, LLC announced today that it has acquired from GE the assets of its laboratory filter and membrane business. The acquired portions of the business includes the recognized Cameo brand of syringe filters, capsule and cut disc filters; market-leading transfer membranes; and the widest range of flat sheet and roll stock microporous membranes in the industry. Maine Manufacturing will continue to manufacture these products at the Westborough, Mass., facility, which was previously operated by GE. Also acquired is the wide range of Polycarbonate and Polyester Track Etched Membranes that were previously produced in Bryan, Texas.

“We are very excited to acquire these outstanding product lines,” stated Bill Emhiser, President of Maine Manufacturing. “These products are recognized brands offering a wide range of applications, and provide an excellent fit with our overall business strategies. The team at Maine Manufacturing plans to expand customer and applications support and is looking forward to working with our new distribution partners to continue to grow this business,” continued Emhiser.

About Maine Manufacturing:

Maine Manufacturing is a global, sustainable and responsible business providing creative, value-added solutions and specialty manufacturing for precision-molded plastic, filtration, membrane and biological technologies. Located in Sanford, ME, Maine Manufacturing works with partner companies to conceptualize, develop and manufacture products that are used for biological analysis and molecular reactions. Maine Manufacturing is ISO-9001 Certified.

Maine Manufacturing Contact:
Bill Emhiser, President

SOURCE Maine Manufacturing, LLC

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