Announcement

GENERAL: BLT: BLT Chemical Incident at Dunedin Site 08:53a.m. 
BLT  
12/07/2019 08:53  
GENERAL  
NOT PRICE SENSITIVE  
REL: 0853 HRS Blis Technologies Limited  
 
GENERAL: BLT: BLT Chemical Incident at Dunedin Site  
 
Chemical Incident at Dunedin Site  
 
During a review of chemical stock at Blis Technologies' (NZX:BLT) research  
and development laboratory at its South Dunedin manufacturing site, staff  
noted early deterioration of a container holding a small quantity of a  
substance used infrequently in basic research.  
 
Action was taken by staff, in accordance with the company's protocols, to  
contact experts to understand the appropriate handling of the chemical and  
its disposal.  
 
Fire and Emergency New Zealand has confirmed that the risk mitigation steps  
and actions were appropriate.  
 
Health and safety is a priority for the Board. In accordance with company  
protocols, a review of the incident will be undertaken.  
 
Ends  
 
For further information, please contact:  
Brian Watson  
Chief Executive Officer  
+64 27 705 9133  
 
About Blis Technologies Ltd  
 
Delivering proven health benefits through evidence-based, advanced probiotics  
 
Blis is an NZX-listed manufacturer of advanced probiotic strains that go  
beyond the gut. Combining innovation with evidence-based research and the  
highest quality production controls enables the delivery of probiotic  
solutions for specific health targets including throat health, halitosis (bad  
breath), immune support and teeth and gum health. BLIS products are sold  
throughout New Zealand and in Australia, Asia, Europe and the USA. More  
information about Blis Technologies Ltd can be found at www.blis.co.nz.  
End CA:00337588 For:BLT Type:GENERAL Time:2019-07-12 08:53:31