Press Release

W.R. Grace. Selects Reliance Quality Management System

FARMINGDALE, NY (03-29-07): EtQ, Inc. has announced the implementation of EtQ Reliance at W.R. Grace, a premier specialty chemicals and materials company, which is, noted for experienced people, global reach and strong customer relationships.

After an extensive review, W.R. Grace selected EtQ Reliance Quality Management System to manage their quality and compliance processes. "We are thrilled to have W.R. Grace on board with EtQ, we look forward to fostering the relationship", says Glenn McCarty, CEO of EtQ."

EtQ Reliance is an ideal fit for W.R. Grace which not only gives them the ability to configure the system and to adopt not only their business processes, but also collaborate with their supplier network and allow suppliers to participate in their quality management processes. "Using EtQ's robust configuration utilities, W.R. Grace was able to create a QMS that matches the corporate look and feel, as well as link quality down the supply chain", say Morgan Palmer Chief Technology Officer of EtQ.

EtQ looks forward to continue success with W.R. Grace as they utilize EtQ Reliance software.

About W.R. Grace

W.R. Grace has two operating segments, Grace Division that manufactures catalysts, chemical additives, engineered materials, chromatography columns and silica-based products. Grace Performance chemicals that produce specialty construction chemicals, building materials, sealants and coatings.

About EtQ

EtQ is the leading Enterprise Quality and Compliance Management Software for identifying, mitigating, and preventing high-risk events through integration, automation, and collaboration. EtQ uses best-in-class, integrated modules and enterprise application integration to manage and measure quality and compliance processes and execute organizational change. Key modules within the product include: Document Control, CAPA (Corrective and Preventive Action), Audit Software, Complaint Handling, Risk Management, Change Management, Employee Training, Project Management, Nonconforming Materials, Enterprise Reporting, and more than 20 additional compliance-oriented modules. With its world-class flexible workflow, collaborative platform, EtQ has developed a unique niche to support enterprises involved in various compliance management initiatives such as; cGxP (FDA), ISO 13485, ISO 9001:2008, ISO/TS 16949, ISO 14001, ISO 22000, AS 9001, TL 9000, OHSAS 18001, RoHS, Sarbanes-Oxley, HACCP, SQF and similar standards for compliance and regulatory management. EtQ has been providing compliance solutions to a variety of markets for over 15 years.

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