WAVEX Tool Corporation Recognized by the
Canadian Physiotherapy Association for the New Line of Shock
Wavex's revolutionary line of hammers exceeds industry standards
for reduction of harmful shock waves
Toronto: September 12, 2002
Wavex Tool Corporation today announced the Canadian Physiotherapy
Association's recognition of it's line of shock absorbing
hammers. This designation offers professionals and do-it-yourselfers
additional confidence when it comes to the purchase of quality
"Wavex is thrilled to receive the recognition of the Canadian
Physiotherapy Association," explained Robert Davis, Chairman
and CEO, Wavex Tool Corporation. "We have worked hard to research
and develop a tool that would significantly reduce harmful
shock to the hand and arm of users and are most confident
that our line of hammers will revolutionize the striking tool
The Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA) puts its seal
of recognition on a range of items through the CPA Product
Recognition Program. Each product recognized by CPA's Product
Recognition Program has been reviewed by a panel of physiotherapists
and meets a specific set of standards for that type of product.
"CPA recognizes the value of the Wavex Tool Corporation's
line of shock absorbing hammers," explained Margaret Parent,
CPA's Director of Communications. "The technology behind the
Wavex hammer reduces shock transmission that can be a factor
in the onset of Repetitive Strain Injuries (RSI) associated
with the regular use of striking tools."
Wavex International Inc. has granted to Wavex Tool Corporation
the exclusive worldwide license to manufacture, market and
sell hand tools utilizing the WAVEX TECHNOLOGY™ for an initial
five year term. Wavex International Inc. is a technology based
company specializing in developing technically advanced sporting
goods and industrial products incorporating its revolutionary
WAVEX TECHNOLOGY™. Wavex International Inc.'s shares are publicly
traded on the NQB "Pink Sheets" under the symbol WVXI.
The Canadian Physiotherapy Association is the voluntary organization
representing over 9,000 members and students across the country.
CPA provides leadership and direction to the physiotherapy
profession; fosters excellence in practice, education and
research; and promotes high standards of health in Canada.
Wavex Tool Corporation's line of shock absorbing hammers
is available at all Home Depot stores across Canada.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT:
Wavex International Inc.
Tel:(416)203-1767 or (800) 848-1892
Fax: (416) 361-1333
Canadian Physiotherapy Association
Tel:(416)932-1888 or 1(800) 387-8679
Fax: (416) 932-9708
This news release may contain forward-looking statements
relating to the future performance of Wavex International
Inc. ("Wavex"). Forward-looking statements, especially those
concerning future performance, are subject to certain risks
and uncertainties, and actual results may differ materially.