Aptek Laboratories Obtains ISO 9001:2008
and AS9100 Rev B Certification

VALENCIA, CA - October 20, 2007 - Aptek Laboratories, Inc. has been awarded certification to SAE International Standard AS9100 Revision B. This is a Quality Management System for aerospace requirements. This standard is being increasingly used by aerospace companies because it meets the compliance and registration requirements of ISO 9000 while providing increased assurance of meeting the stringent and complex aerospace requirements for reliability, maintainability and safety. AS9100B places emphasis on the design and development process, risk identification, main characteristics and supply chain quality. The Certificate of Registration was issued by ISA International Standards Authority, Inc., Chino, CA. (www.isaregistrar.com)

“Aptek is very proud to have achieved AS9100B certification,” said Joe Vaccaro, President of Aptek Laboratories. “Our ability to obtain registration by meeting the AS9100 standard stringent requirements provides acknowledgement that our solutions are designed to meet customers' stringent requirements and are of the highest quality.”

About Aptek Laboratories

Aptek Laboratories is an ISO9001:2000 and AS9100 Rev B registered designer and manufacturer of custom-formulated adhesives, coatings, encapsulants, and specialty fabricated films and substrates to highly sophisticated end users. Aptek's leading brands include APTEK®, B/C/B® , DAT-A-THERM™, DIS-A-PASTE®, DI-STRATE™, THERMPAD™, UVIBOND™, UVIKOTE™ and UVISTAKE™.

For further information contact:

Aptek Laboratories, Inc.
Maureen Vaccaro, Administration
28570 Livingston Avenue
Valencia, California 91355
Phone: 661.257.1677 • Fax: 661.257.8939
Email: maureen.vaccaro@apteklabs.com.

SOURCE: Aptek Laboratories, Inc.