Vystar appoints Dr. Byron Novosad to Board of Directors
Worcester, MA, Feb. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vystar® Corporation (OTCQB: VYST) has named Byron Novosad, DDS, to the Vystar Board of Directors, effective immediately. He fills the seat vacated by Keith Osborn, MD, who has retired. Steve Rotman, Vystar CEO, noted, “We are grateful to Dr. Osborn for his many years of service and … Continue reading “Vystar appoints Dr. Byron Novosad to Board of Directors”
RxAir Readying Rx3000 UV Light/HEPA Air Purifier for Large Scale Manufacturing
Rx3000® UV-C Light, HEPA filtration combination inactivates and traps 99.9% of airborne viruses, bacteria, mold, fungi and particulates RX3000 is a “Made in the USA” FDA Cleared Class II medical device ideal for healthcare facilities, schools, offices, manufacturing facilities, government buildings and beauty salons Worcester, MA, Oct. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vystar Corporation’s (OTCQB: … Continue reading “RxAir Readying Rx3000 UV Light/HEPA Air Purifier for Large Scale Manufacturing”
Vystar Pays Down $2+ Million in Debt Since July 2020
Worcester, MA, Oct. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vystar® Corporation (OTCQB: VYST) paid off more than $2 million in debt since July 1, 2020, including paying off multiple notes and lines of credit in September 2020, and consolidating other debt as it enters the peak retail holiday shopping season and the fourth quarter with its RxAir® UV-C Light air … Continue reading “Vystar Pays Down $2+ Million in Debt Since July 2020”
Vystar Producing Vytex Latex Gloves For COVID-19 Prevention
Vytex disposable gloves are stronger, more puncture resistant and enhance tactile sensitivity and flexibility All the advantages of latex while virtually eliminating risk of developing or triggering latex allergies Sustainably sourced and completely biodegradable. Worcester, MA, July 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vystar Corporation (OTCQB: VYST) has contracted with a manufacturer in Thailand for the … Continue reading “Vystar Producing Vytex Latex Gloves For COVID-19 Prevention”
Vystar to Produce RxAir400 UV-C Light Air Purifiers with New Manufacturer
July 16, 2020 09:07 ET | Source: Vystar Corp. CDC reports UV-C Light Germicidal Irradiation (UVGI) as one of “most promising methods” for Coronavirus decontamination of facemasks.1 RxAir400 employs powerful UVGI proven to inactivate >99.9% of viruses and pathogens Reduces virus exposure risk in schools, restaurants, retail and office facilities Worcester, MA, July 16, 2020 … Continue reading “Vystar to Produce RxAir400 UV-C Light Air Purifiers with New Manufacturer”
Vystar’s Securities to Begin Trading on OTCQB Sept. 10
WORCESTER, Mass., Sept. 10, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vystar Corp. (OTCQB: VYST) is approved to have its securities trade on the OTCQB marketplace, effective September 10, 2019. All classes of Vystar’s securities that were quoted on OTC Link® ATS as OTC Pink will be moved to OTCQB on Sept. 10. “Moving up to the OTCQB … Continue reading “Vystar’s Securities to Begin Trading on OTCQB Sept. 10”
Vystar Acquires Fluid Energy Conversion Technology Assets, Expands Reach Into New Vertical Markets
Worcester, MA – May 28, 2019 – Vystar Corp. (OTC Market: VYST), the creator of Vytex deproteinized natural rubber latex and developer of environmentally friendly technologies and products, announced today that its Board of Directors has ratified a definitive agreement (the Transaction) to acquire Fluid Energy Conversion, Inc. (FEC). FEC is a global green energy company whose patented and proprietary technologies harness sound energy in unique ways to destroy bacteria and viruses, improve water processing and irrigation, and enhance chemical reactions.
Vystar Gains 1st Institutional Investor with $200K Investment at $0.15/Share
WORCESTER, Mass., March 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vystar Corporation, (OTC Pink: VYST) a family of eco-friendly brands including Vytex® Natural Rubber Latex (NRL) and RxAir® air purification products, announced that FirstFire Global Opportunities Fund, LLC (FirstFire), an institutional investor who previously provided funding to Vystar, has invested $200,000 in Vystar at $0.15 per restricted common share, … Continue reading “Vystar Gains 1st Institutional Investor with $200K Investment at $0.15/Share”
WORCESTER, Mass., March 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vystar Corporation, (OTC Pink: VYST) a family of eco-friendly brands including Vytex® Natural Rubber Latex (NRL) and RxAir® air purification products, announced that it has made payment of $142,000 including principal of $103,000, and interest of 12% and fees to retire the convertible promissory note held by PowerUp Lending … Continue reading “Vystar Retires PowerUp Convertible Note With Cash”
WORCESTER, Mass., July 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vystar Corporation (OTC Pink:VYST) the exclusive creator of Vytex™ Natural Rubber Latex (NRL) and products made with Vytex, has paid off $1.5 million in long-term debt, for a total reduction in long-term debt of $2.6 million this year. CMA Investments, LLC and its guarantors accepted 15 million shares of restricted Vystar common stock as payment for the principal and interest on the decade-old loan, subject to certain terms and restrictions. Full details of the transaction are available in the related 8-K SEC filing at www.sec.gov.
WORCESTER, Mass., May 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vystar Corporation (OTCPink:VYST) the exclusive creator of Vytex™ Natural Rubber Latex (NRL) and products made with Vytex, has acquired substantially all of the assets of UV Flu Technologies, Inc., formerly traded on the OTC under the ticker UVFT, whose patented ViraTech™ UV light air purification technology destroys greater than 99% of airborne bacteria, viruses and other microorganisms and virtually eliminates concentrations of odors and volatile organic compounds (VOCs).
Vystar Pays Off $1.1 Million of Long-Term Convertible Debt at 30% savings
WORCESTER, Mass., May 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vystar Corporation (OTCPink:VYST) the exclusive creator of Vytex™ Natural Rubber Latex (NRL) and products made with Vytex, has paid off all of its long-term convertible shareholder debt totaling $1,135,000 for $795,000 of restricted Vystar common stock, representing a savings of 30% for Vystar and its shareholders. Approximately 85% of the convertible notes were held by Vystar insiders and major shareholders, who will now hold the restricted shares.
WORCESTER, Mass., Jan. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vystar Corporation (OTCPink:VYST) has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) to acquire assets of NHS Holdings, LLC. (NHS), the exclusive U.S. distributor of Vystar’s Vytex® virtually allergen-, VOC- and odor-free natural rubber latex (NRL) foam. NHS was founded in January 2015 by Steve Rotman, now CEO of Vystar, and CEO of Rotman’s Furniture and Carpet, one of the U.S.’s largest independent furniture retailers. NHS identifies and brings to market innovative, sustainably sourced, eco-friendly materials and components for use in the home furnishings, apparel, and other markets. NHS was instrumental to introducing Vytex foam to manufacturers for use in mattresses, and pillows.
Vystar Names Furniture Industry Leader Steve Rotman as CEO; Appoints 3 Board Members
ATLANTA and WORCESTER, Mass., Dec. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vystar Corporation (OCT Pink:VYST) today announced the appointment of Steven Rotman as its Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors, appointment of three new members to its Board of Directors and relocation of its headquarters to Worcester, Massachusetts, effective immediately.
ATLANTA, Aug. 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vystar Corp. (OTC Market:VYST) is providing an update on the Company’s R&D and expanding product lines and applications for Vytex® deproteinized natural rubber latex, which position it for rapid growth in the coming year and beyond.
Vystar Director Matthan Attracts Global Interest in Advances in Ultra Low Protein Vytex, Non Rubber Latices, and Dry Natural Rubbers At International Latex Conference
ATLANTA and AKRON, Ohio, Aug. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vystar Corp. (OTC Market:VYST) Board of Directors Member and Research & Development Director Ranjit K. Matthan, Ph.D., was a speaker at the International Latex Conference session on August 9th where he shared recent advances in formulations of Vytex® Ultra-Low Protein and Non-Rubber Latices (ULP-NRSL) that will allow for affordable, broader range end use applications with reduced risk of causing or triggering latex allergies.
Vystar Receives Indonesia Patent Notice of Allowance for Deproteinization of Vytex Natural Rubber Latex
ATLANTA, June 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vystar Corp. (OTC:VYST) has received a notice of allowance from Indonesia for a patent regarding “Natural Rubber Latex Having Reduced Allergenicity and Method of Making Same.” Vystar now holds 11 international and four domestic patents related to its latex deproteinization process which results in Vytex®, a natural rubber latex (NRL) virtually free of allergen-causing latex proteins, thereby reducing risk of developing or experiencing allergic reactions from direct contact.
Major Latex Foam Producer Lien ‘A Partners with Vystar; CEO Invests in Vystar
ATLANTA, June 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vystar Corp. (OTC:VYST), has formed a strategic partnership with Lien ‘A, pairing Vystar’s multi-patented, all-natural, virtually allergen free Vytex® latex with one of the top eco-friendly latex foam producers in Vietnam who provides natural rubber latex (NRL) products to 31 countries worldwide. Over the past year, Lien ‘A’s CEO Lam Ngoc Minh took significant equity positions in Vystar and NHS Holdings, LLC (NHS), Vystar’s exclusive distributor for Vytex foam, to assist in expanding Vystar’s supply chain and drive adoption of a better, cleaner material that can be used in 40,000 products.
TARRYTOWN, NY–(Marketwired – May 2, 2017) – NightFood Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: NGTF), a fully reporting “better-for-you” snack company, announced that an interview with company CEO Sean Folkson aired on New to the Street nationwide on Fox Business Network on Sunday, April 30, 2017.
Vystar Receives 3 Patent Notices of Allowance for Vytex Latex Deproteinization
ATLANTA, GA–(Marketwired – Apr 20, 2017) – Vystar Corp. (OTC PINK: VYST) has received notice of allowance for three international patents regarding “Natural Rubber Latex Having Reduced Allergenicity and Method of Making Same” from:
Virtually Allergen-Free Vytex Latex to be Featured on Fox Business News “New to the Street” April 2
NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – Mar 27, 2017) – Eco-friendly ultra-low protein Vytex® natural rubber latex (NRL) from Vystar Corp. (OTC PINK: VYST) will be featured on New to the Street,” airing nationwide on Fox Business News, Sunday, April 2. “New to the Street’s” Vytex segment will air within the half hour show that begins at 1:30pm ET/12:30pm CT/11:30am MT/10:30am PT. Vytex overcomes the latex allergy issue with a patented process that removes 99.85% of allergy-causing proteins and non-rubber particles. The result is purer, stronger, more durable, odor free and more resilient latex than competitors with all the well-known benefits of naturally antimicrobial and biodegradable latex.
Institutional Analyst Inc. Initiates Coverage on Vystar’s Vytex Better, Cleaner Latex
ATLANTA, GA–(Marketwired – Mar 22, 2017) – Institutional Analyst Inc. has initiated coverage of Vystar Corp. (OTC PINK: VYST), with a report in “Biotech Stock Review” detailing the market opportunity for Vystar as the exclusive creator and licensor of breakthrough patented processes that remove virtually all proteins and non-rubbers that cause latex allergies and odor from latex to create Vytex® natural rubber latex (NRL) that can be used in over 40,000 products. The report is available on Vytex.com/blog/ and InternetStockReview.com
Vystar’s Vytex Latex to be Featured on ION Television’s “New to the Street,” March 20
NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – Mar 9, 2017) – Eco-friendly ultra-low protein Vytex® natural rubber latex (NRL) from Vystar Corp. (OTC PINK: VYST) will be featured on New to the Street,” airing on ION Television, WPXN-TV, March 20, 7 a.m. in the New York market. Vytex is emerging as a hot new material in the furniture and medical industries and has captured the eyes of the investment community due to its virtually allergen-free, biodegradable, naturally antimicrobial, and durable characteristics.
Vystar to Co-Present on Latex Medical Devices at India Rubber Expo
ATLANTA, GA–(Marketwired – Jan 18, 2017) – Vystar Corp.’s (OTC PINK: VYST) CEO Mr. William Doyle and Member of the Board of Directors and Director of R&D Dr. Ranjit Matthan will join Mr. Sivanyana Moorthy Nadesan of Sibelco Malaysia Sdn Bhd to present “The Manufacture and Markets of Medical Elastomeric Devices-Prospects and Challenges” at the India Rubber Expo (IRE) in Chennai India on January 21, 14:00-18:00, Hall #2.
Does your foam mattress, pillow pass the sniff test? Lose the smell with Vytex(R)
ATLANTA, GA–(Marketwired – Nov 3, 2016) – What does your foam pillow or mattress smell like? Although foam is the material of choice for comfort, It’s a well known fact that memory foam has harmful petrochemical off-gassing; that polyurethane foam doesn’t “breathe;” both create a breeding ground for smelly bacteria; and that natural rubber latex (NRL) foam has a distinctive smell when new. However, Vystar Corp.’s (OTC PINK: VYST) Vytex® NRL foam is the exception. Bedding industry experts at the bedding section of the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show, Bedding Market Show and Highpoint Market Fall Show were amazed that Vytex is virtually odorless.
Vytex Brings Benefits of Latex Without Latex Allergy Risk to 40,000 Products
ATLANTA, GA–(Marketwired – Oct 20, 2016) – Vystar Corp.’s (OTC PINK: VYST) Vytex® ultra low protein latex is in a rubber commodity category by itself — offering all the advantages of natural rubber latex (NRL) while minimizing the challenges that previously hindered NRL use in many applications.
Vystar Focuses on Vytex Latex Commodities and Licensing; Exits Sleep Diagnostics
DURHAM, NC and ATLANTA, GA–(Marketwired – Jun 6, 2016) – Vystar Corp. (OTC PINK: VYST) has closed its Kiron Sleep Lab LLC division in Durham, NC in order to focus on its core business of Vytex® environmentally friendly, ultra low protein natural rubber latex commodities and licensing business.
Vystar Corporate Update: Fast Growing New Latex Commodity, 2016 Guidance
ATLANTA, GA–(Marketwired – Jan 12, 2016) – Vystar Corp. (OTC PINK: VYST) CEO and President Bill Doyle recaps 2015 highlights and updates shareholders on Vystar’s progress with Vytex®, the new game changing rubber commodity developed, patented worldwide and owned by Vystar. Vytex has the lowest levels of allergenic proteins of any latex.