Press Release

W.R. Grace. Selects Reliance Quality Management System

FARMINGDALE, NY (03-29-07): EtQ 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 Quality, EHS, Operational Risk and Compliance management software provider for identifying, mitigating and preventing high-risk events through integration, automation and collaboration. At the core of EtQ’s framework is a compliance management platform that enables organizations to implement best-in-class compliance processes configured to meet their existing processes, create new compliance processes and automate and control their compliance ecosystem. EtQ’s product lineup includes Reliance™ for enterprise organizations and Verse Solutions™ for mid-sized businesses. EtQ was founded in 1992 and has main offices located in the U.S. and Europe. To learn more about EtQ and its various product offerings, visit www.etq.com or blog.etq.com.

For more information about EtQ, please visit www.etq.com, or to schedule a virtual demo, contact EtQ Inc., at 800-354-4476 or 516-293-0949, or e-mail us at info@etq.com.

EtQ is a trademark of EtQ Management Consultants, Inc. All other product names and company names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

Press Contact:

Brenda Percy
bpercy@etq.com