SOURCE: CentraCan, Inc.
ORLANDO, FL–(Marketwire – September 7, 2010) – CentraCan, Inc. (
PerfPower™ Go-Green™ alkaline battery line includes AA, AAA, C, D and 9-volt batteries for consumer and commercial use. PerfPower™ batteries are manufactured using recycled materials and contain no lead, mercury or cadmium. The batteries come with a free recycling initiative which allows a consumer to return used PerfPower™ batteries to a designated recycling facility at the Company’s expense. The recycling program has been put in place to help prevent the improper disposal of PerfPower™ batteries. To facilitate return of used batteries, the Company has entered into a partnership with the United States Postal Service using their Priority Mail Flat Rate Boxes program and pre-paid labels supplied by the Company. Access to the recycling initiative is through the Company’s web site www.iRecycled.com. In addition, a portion of the proceeds from each battery pack sold goes to Autism Speaks™, a non-profit organization dedicated to finding a cure to Autism and bringing hope to all who deal with the hardships of this disorder.
“EcoReady is happy to have Choice Hotels as the first hotel chain to use our battery brand. We are pleased to be able to help Choice Hotels with their initiative to offer travelers a green alternative,” said Boris Rubizhevsky, Chairman and CEO of CentraCan, Inc. and PerfPower Corporation.
Choice Hotels International, Inc. (
“These batteries offer a great, free recycling alternative to throwing away batteries. We are happy to be contributing to a greener experience for our hotel’s guests,” said Rick Summa, Vice President of Procurement Services for Choice Hotels.
About Choice Hotels
Choice Hotels International, Inc. franchises more than 6,000 hotels, representing more than 490,000 rooms in the United States and more than 35 other countries and territories. As of June 30, 2010, more than 580 hotels are under construction, awaiting conversion or approved for development in the United States, representing more than 47,000 rooms, and approximately 100 hotels, representing approximately 8,700 rooms, are under construction, awaiting conversion or approved for development in 20 other countries and territories. The company’s Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Sleep Inn, Clarion, Cambria Suites, MainStay Suites, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, Econo Lodge and Rodeway Inn brands serve guests worldwide. In addition, via its Ascend Collection membership program, travelers in the United States, Canada and the Caribbean have upscale lodging options at historic, boutique and unique hotels.
Additional corporate information may be found on the Choice Hotels International, Inc. Web site, which may be accessed at www.choicehotels.com.
About PerfPower Corporation
PerfPower Corporation is a technology company that offers sustainable solutions to its commercial and retail customers with a new generation of sustainable electronic products. A complete line of recyclable alkaline batteries represents initial product offering by the Company. The “green” or sustainable technology industry is one of the fastest growing business segments in the world. The current growth rates show that there is a strong demand for sustainable technologies, products and services. The company website is www.perfpower.com.
About CentraCan, Inc.
CentraCan, Inc. is a holding company based in Orlando, Florida which has subsidiaries or joint venture interests providing eco-conscious products for consumer and commercial use, including alkaline batteries made from recycled materials, which are sold with a free recycling initiative and advanced commercial lighting products for government and commercial use.
Pursuant to The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: The statements in this press release that relate to the Company’s expectations with regard to the future impact on the Company’s results from new products in development are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are subject to risks and uncertainties. Words such as “expects,” “intends,” “plans,” “may,” “could,” “should,” “anticipates,” “likely,” “believes” and words of similar import also identify forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are based on current facts and analyses and other information that are based on forecasts of future results, estimates of amounts not yet determined and assumptions of management. Readers are urged not to place undue reliance on the forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this release since they involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which are, in some cases, beyond our control and which could, and likely will, materially affect actual results, levels of activity, performance or achievements. We assume no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements in order to reflect any event or circumstance that may arise after the date of this release, even if new information becomes available in the future. Additional information on risks and other factors that may affect the business and financial results of CentraCan, Inc. can be found in the filings of CentraCan, Inc. with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.