PRIZMALITE attempts to protect its technology through patent filings, trademark defense and trade secrets, primarily trade secrets that pertain to its coating formulas and application processes. The Company’s core patent [US Patent NO. 6,242,056] protects the use of clear, solid glass microspheres under 20 microns in diameter when they are incorporated into paints, coatings and polymeric formulations. Claims include enhanced light emission, improved color depth, and performance of surface treatments that contain clear, solid glass microspheres. The Company’s US Patent NO. 6,525,111 expands upon its core technology. The Company protects the formulas it has developed for its proprietary coatings and their application process through trade secrets.