Santa Barbara, CA - June 24, 2008 - Carbon Sciences, Inc. (CABN), the developer of a breakthrough technology to transform harmful carbon dioxide (CO2) into high value, earth-friendly products, today announced that Dr. Naveed Aslam will serve as the company's Chief Technology Advisor.
Dr. Aslam has over 14 years of research and hands-on process engineering experience in the petrochemical, organic and fiber manufacturing industries. For most of his career, he was a senior process engineer for Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. At SABIC, his duties included responsibility for all aspects of process engineering during the preliminary and detailed design phases of a 125,000 tons per year ethylene manufacturing plant.
Most recently, Dr. Aslam served as a Research Fellow at the University of Texas, Houston, and Florida State University, Tallahassee, where he received the Outstanding Research Associate Award.
Dr. Aslam received his B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Punjab University, Lahore, Pakistan and his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida. He is the author and co-author of eight published studies in chemical engineering.
Derek McLeish, the company's CEO, commented, "We are delighted to have Dr. Aslam join our advisory board. He brings in-depth knowledge of chemical engineering and years of hands-on experience with paper-to-plant technology development process to our technology team. We look forward to having Dr. Aslam advise us on our breakthrough technology."
About Carbon Sciences, Inc.
Carbon Sciences, Inc. is developing a breakthrough technology to transform harmful carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from human created sources, such as power plants and industrial factories, into high value, earth-friendly products. The initial application of our patent-pending technology is targeted at a multi-billion dollar market. We are developing a proprietary process to transform CO2 emissions into a high value chemical compound, currently used in the production of paper, pharmaceuticals and plastics. Unlike existing methods of production, our process will be carbon neutral, use less energy and result in a lower cost product. To learn more about the Company, please visit our website at http://www.carbonsciences.com.