C-Bond sends open letter to Secretary Betsy DeVos and the Department of Education urging improved school safety requirements
CBond’s proprietary ballistic-resistant system, C-Bond BRS, is already in use in more than 70 schools and high security facilities across the U.S. and is certified to National Institutes of Justice standards
HOUSTON, Oct. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- C-Bond Systems (the “Company” or “C-Bond”) (CBNT), a nanotechnology company that improves and strengthens glass, announced today it applauds America’s Safe Schools Week, October 21-27, 2019, and offers its ballistic-resistant system, C-Bond BRS, to the Department of Education and schools across the country. C-Bond has also sent an open letter to Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos and the Department of Education urging improved school safety requirements C-Bond BRS is already in use in more than 70 schools and high security facilities across the U.S. to increase safety and security.
C-Bond BRS consists of the patented C-Bond glass strengthening technology, which increases glass strength and flexibility by chemically bonding to the defects randomly distributed on the glass surface to help prevent breakage, and a private-label security film. C-Bond BRS is validated to provide NIJ Level I, Level IIA, Level II, and UL 752 ballistic-resistant protection by an independent third-party laboratory.
“C-Bond’s patented, independently validated ballistic-resistant film system is easy to install, cost-effective, and can literally save lives in the event of a shooting,” stated Scott R. Silverman, Chairman and CEO of C-Bond. “As many school shootings involve penetrating the glass of windows and doors, we believe that every school in the country should have a system like ours in place to help protect students and school personnel.”
The goal of America's Safe Schools Week, an annual observance that was originally established by the National School Safety Center in 1984, is to ensure that all the nation's schools are safe, secure and productive. Activities conducted during America’s Safe Schools Week draw attention to the continuing problem of school violence and educate everyone about how schools can be made safer and more secure.
C-Bond has filed, licensed and/or acquired a total of 22 individual patents and patent applications spanning core and strategic nanotechnology applications and processes.
C-Bond Systems, Inc., headquartered in Houston, Texas, is an advanced nanotechnology company and sole owner, developer and manufacturer of the C-Bond technology. C-Bond is a patent-protected nanotechnology that is scientifically tested and commercially proven to significantly increase the strength, safety and performance levels of glass and window film products. For more information visit us at www.cbondsystems.com, on Facebook, or Twitter.
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