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NaturalNano, Inc. (OTCBB: NNAN) (FWB: N3N), a developer of advanced nanomaterials and extended release nanotechnologies, today announced that Polymer Research Director Dr. Bob Daly will present "Halloysite Nanotubes in Polymers" at the Nanotech 2008 Conference in Boston on Wednesday, June 4, 2008 at 10:30 a.m. EDT. The conference will be held at the Hynes Convention Center.

NaturalNano to Present at 11th Annual Nano Science and Technology Institute's Nanotech 2008 in Boston

ROCHESTER, NY | Posted on June 3rd, 2008

"This conference is an opportunity for NaturalNano to showcase the industry-leading properties of our proprietary nanocomposite additive, Pleximer™, and the multitude of advantages it holds for industries ranging from plastics to cosmetics," said Daly. "In addition, NaturalNano will have the opportunity to highlight the ongoing research and development initiatives that have earned us a number of funded projects and joint development agreements with global consumer product manufacturers."

Daly's presentation will discuss the advantages of Halloysite Nanotubes™ (HNT) -- a naturally occurring member of the kaolin family of aluminoslicate clays which can be dispersed in a variety of polymers to produce nanocomposites with a number of commercially desirable physical properties. For example, applications of Pleximer, of which HNT is a key component, range from high-quality coating finishes to lighter and more durable office furniture. In addition, the unique hollow tube structure of HNT enables NaturalNano to fill the tubes with a variety of additives that can be slowly released over time, extending the life of products such as sun block or other cosmetics.

Nanotech 2008 is the largest and most comprehensive technical and business event in the nanotechnology field worldwide, featuring more than 30 technical and business symposia. The event is scheduled to run from June 1 - 5; a full schedule of events and presentations is available on the NSTI website at www.nsti.org/Nanotech2008.

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About NaturalNano, Inc.
NaturalNano, Inc. (www.naturalnano.com) (OTCBB: NNAN) (FWB: N3N) is a materials science company focused on developing and commercializing advanced nanocomposites and extended release nanotechnologies. Based in Rochester, NY, the Company is focused on additive technologies and processes, including its proprietary Pleximer™ polymer additive, that add value to industrial polymers, plastics and composites, as well as consumer and industrial products. NaturalNano holds and licenses over 25 patents and applications, as well as proprietary know-how for extraction and separation processes, compositions, and derivatives of Halloysite and other nanotubes. For more information, visit http://www.naturalnano.com

Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Statements: This press release may contain forward-looking statements regarding future events and future performance of NaturalNano that involve risks and uncertainties that could materially affect actual results. This information is qualified in its entirety by cautionary statements and risk factors disclosure contained in certain of NaturalNano's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The most recent annual reports on Form 10-KSB and quarterly reports on Form 10-QSB filed by NaturalNano provide information about these factors, which may be revised or supplemented in future reports to the SEC on those forms or on Form 8-K. We caution investors not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, and we do not undertake any obligation to update or otherwise revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or other such factors that affect the subject of these statements, except where expressly required by law.

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