Popular Mechanics Features Carbon Sciences


Article describes carbon transformation as a "no-brainer"

 Santa Barbara, CA - July 24, 2008 - Carbon Sciences, Inc. (CABN), the developer of a breakthrough technology to transform earth destroying carbon dioxide (CO2) into earth friendly carbon products, announced today that the company's technology was featured by Popular Mechanics, the national magazine and popular website known for its coverage of science and technology. The article, initially released on the home page of, included a photo of Derek McLeish, CEO of Carbon Sciences Inc., and the company's technology prototype.

The article describes Carbon Sciences and its novel CO2 transformation technology as well as of the company's Mobile Prototype. The Mobile Prototype is a specially constructed vehicle used to demonstrate Carbon Sciences' breakthrough carbon transformation technology for converting harmful CO2 into carbonate products for use in building materials, paper, plastics, fertilizers and other industrial applications.

In addition, the article solicited comments from scientists and business experts about the potential market for Carbon Sciences. In commentary about Carbon Sciences' technology, Lara Abrams, a San Francisco-based business strategist, states: "This technology will catch on in the marketplace. It's the most intelligent and viable approach to CO2 capture and re-use I've seen thus far."

Commenting on the article, Mr. McLeish said: "Popular Mechanics has always been a leader in highlighting emerging new technologies. As a reader since 1962, I am honored to have the magazine report on our company's technology and its potential in the marketplace. From prestigious magazines to presidential nominees, we are seeing growing interest and awareness for CO2 mitigation solutions. This speaks volumes about our market opportunities and the timing of our commercialization strategy."

The archived article can be viewed at can be viewed at

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

Date: Thursday, July 24, 2008


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