Ahlstrom Corporation PRESS RELEASE October 16, 2013 at 15.00
Ahlstrom, a global high performance fiber-based materials company, introduces Ahlstrom ReliaFlow(TM), the new pre-treated conjugate release pad for reliable performance of the lateral flow diagnostics.
Ahlstrom ReliaFlow(TM) wets rapidly and uniformly, provides efficient conjugate capture and release for good line quality and sensitivity. It's a concrete cost effective solution, as a reduction in time, resources and use of chemicals during the manufacturing of the lateral flow kit.
"The Ahlstrom ReliaFlow(TM) is a vital component to the lateral flow assay that provides a reliable and consistent performance and a cost effective solution to diagnostics customers, by eliminating a processing step in their manufacturing saving time, resources and costs," says Laia Guarro, VP Marketing, Advanced Filtration.
Ahlstrom is a global supplier of air and liquid filtration materials with a leading market position in life science and gas turbine filtration. Ahlstrom has 7 production sites producing filter media in five countries.
For more information on the Ahlstrom ReliaFlow(TM) please visit at: http://www.ahlstrom.com/reliaflow
For more information, please contact:
Tonia Showers, Product Manager, Advanced Filtration, Tel: + 1717 3850558
Liisa Nyyssönen, Vice President, Communications, Tel. +358 10 888 4757
Ahlstrom in brief
Ahlstrom is a high performance fiber-based materials company, partnering with leading businesses around the world to help them stay ahead. Our products are used in a large variety of everyday applications, such as filters, medical gowns and drapes, diagnostics, wallcoverings, flooring and food packaging. We have a leading market position in the businesses in which we operate. In 2012, Ahlstrom's net sales from the continuing operations (excluding Label and Processing business) amounted to EUR 1 billion. Our 3,800 employees serve customers in 24 countries. Ahlstrom's share is quoted on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. More information available at www.ahlstrom.com.