a leader in the creation of nanoscale antimicrobial performance additives for
textile, health care, industrial, and consumer products, announced that the
Small Business Commerce Association of San Francisco has awarded them the 2009
Best of Business Award in the Chemical Additives category.
The SBCA 2009 Award Program recognizes the top 5% of small businesses throughout
the country. Using statistical research and consumer feedback, the SBCA identifies
companies that they believe have demonstrated what makes small businesses a
vital part of the American economy. The selection committee chooses the award
winners from nominees based off statistical research and also information taken
from monthly surveys administered by the SBCA, a review of consumer rankings,
and other consumer reports. Award winners are a valuable asset to their community
and exemplify what makes small businesses great.
NanoHorizons is the maker of SmartSilver™ antimicrobial additives for
textiles, health care, and industrial applications. Developed and produced entirely
in the USA, SmartSilver additives are EPA registered and Oeko-Tex® approved.
The company recently consolidated its operations into a larger facility in Bellefonte,
PA to accommodate its growing business.