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ZGSI’s BAM-FX™ Featured on NBC’s the List

ZGSI's BAM-FX™ technology is being spotlighted for its potential as a solution to enhance food security for the world's increasing population. With the completion of the requirements necessary to license BAM-FX™ for sale and distribution in the state of California, this brings the Company one step closer toward the commercial sale of BAM-FX™ in the agricultural market.

Corporate Overview

Space-n-KeyholeZero Gravity Solutions, Inc. is a biotechnology company focused on commercializing technology derived from and designed for Space with significant applications on Earth. These technologies seek to improve world agriculture by providing valuable solutions to challenges facing humanity, including threats to world agriculture and the ability to feed the world's rapidly growing population. The Company's business model is currently focused on its two primary business segments: 1) BAM-FX, which is a cost effective, ionic nutrient delivery system for plants that can deliver minerals and micronutrients systemically at the cellular level of a plant, and 2) Directed Selection, which relates to the production and alteration of new varieties of novel stem cells with unique and beneficial characteristics in the prolonged zero/micro gravity environment of the International Space Station. These can be patented for commercial sale to third parties in the agricultural and human regenerative medical markets.

Zero Gravity Solutions has two wholly-owned, operating subsidiaries BAM Agricultural Solutions, Inc. and Zero Gravity Life Sciences, Inc.

The Company is focused on implementing a near-term revenue generation plan through the introduction of the Company's first commercial product, BAM-FX, to the world's agricultural markets. BAM-FX is an ionic nutrient delivery system for agriculture. The Company conducted field trials on a variety of crops in laboratory and academic settings as well as in field applications on grower/end-user crops. These trials showed exceedingly positive results, resulting in a significant increase in yield, quality and nutritional value in a variety of crops. The Company is beginning the commercial roll out plan for BAM-FX into the world's agricultural markets.

The Company's mid-to-longer term objectives relate to the commercialization of ZGSI's space derived Directed Selection technology, which predicts that plant and animal stem cells exposed to prolonged microgravity in space can be endowed with new characteristics beneficial to society. In conjunction with our collaborators, National Aeronautics and Space Administration ("NASA"), the United States Department of Agriculture ("USDA") and the University of Florida, over the past six years, we have conducted scientific studies on six NASA sponsored flights to the International Space Station ("ISS"). These experiments have demonstrated that the gene expression of plant cells in zero/microgravity changes substantially, and furthermore, provided us with strong evidence that these changes can be directed toward beneficial attributes.

The commercialization of products developed in the zero gravity environment represents a coming of age for new products that cannot be developed here on Earth. Zero Gravity Solutions is positioned to be a world leader in this new scientific paradigm.

Press Release - May 4, 2015

 

Zero Gravity Solutions, Inc.'s wholly owned subsidiary, BAM Agricultural Solutions and Tyton BioEnergy Systems Sign a Collaborative Agreement Focused on Domestic and International Energy Tobacco Production
Developing Tobacco as a Green Chemicals Crop


BOCA RATON, Fla. & DANVILLE, Virginia — (May 4, 2015),– Zero Gravity Solutions, Inc.'s (ZGSI or "the Company") (Pink Sheets: ZGSI), wholly owned subsidiary BAM Agricultural Solutions, Inc. (BASI) and Tyton BioSciences, LLC d/b/a Tyton BioEnergy Systems (Tyton) have entered into a Collaboration Agreement (CA) focused on the use of tobacco as a green chemicals and biofuels crop.

 

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Press Release - March 12, 2015

Zero Gravity Solutions Appoints Timothy A. Peach as Chief Financial Officer.
Company’s Form 10 Registration Statement Deemed Effective by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission


BOCA RATON, Fla. — (March 12, 2015),– Zero Gravity Solutions, Inc. (“ZGSI” or the “Company”) (Pink Sheets: ZGSI) has named Timothy (Tim) A. Peach as the Company’s Chief Financial Officer. The Company also announced that as of February 23, 2015, the Company’s Form 10 Registration Statement was deemed effective.

 

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Press Release - February 4, 2015

Zero Gravity Solutions Announces Michael T. Smith, Formerly of Hughes Electronics Corporation has been Appointed to ZGSI’s Board of Directors


BOCA RATON, Fla. — (February 4, 2015), Zero Gravity Solutions, Inc. (“ZGSI” or the “Company”) (Pink Sheets: ZGSI) announced today that Michael T. Smith was appointed to the board of directors of ZGSI.

Mr. Smith has an extensive background in the aerospace and electronics industry as former chairman and chief executive officer of Hughes Electronics Corporation and a current independent director of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated. He has been instrumental in the rollout and scale up of disruptive technologies.

 

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Press Release - November 5, 2014

Zero Gravity Solutions Wholly-Owned Subsidiary, BAM Agricultural Solutions, Finalized Requirements Necessary to Commence Sales & Distribution of BAM-FX™ in Seven States


BOCA RATON, Fla. — (November 5, 2014),–
Zero Gravity Solutions, Inc. (“ZGSI” or the “Company”) (Pink Sheets: ZGSI) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, BAM Agricultural Solutions, Inc. (“BASI”), has completed the regulatory requirements necessary to commence the sale and distribution of the Company’s first commercial product, BAM-FX™ in seven states. Originally developed for use by NASA and its manned space programs, this new science has the unique ability to deliver minerals in an ionic form directly into the cells of plants utilizing their biological pathways.

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Blog - Planting Roots in Space

An external blog post by Stephen C. Smith about Zero Gravity Solutions's BAM-FX™ technology.

Read more at: Space KSC

 

Press Release - October 9, 2014

Zero Gravity Solutions Establishes Two Operating Subsidiaries as the Company Enters Revenue Generation & BAM-FX™ Commercialization

BOCA RATON, Fla. - (October 9, 2014) - Zero Gravity Solutions, Inc. (ZGSI or the "Company") (Pink Sheets: ZGSI) announced today that it has established two wholly- owned subsidiaries, BAM Agricultural Solutions, Inc. and Zero Gravity Life Sciences, Inc. BAM Agricultural Solutions has commenced manufacturing, sales and revenue generation through the receipt of commercial-quantity orders for the Company's first agricultural product, BAM-FX. Zero Gravity Life Sciences will continue ongoing research and development work in conjunction with NASA and other institutions.

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Press Release - July 24, 2014

Zero Gravity Solutions, Inc. & the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture Announce Signing of Memorandum of Understanding to Develop Projects Directed at Food Security and Sustainable Agricultural Intensification

BOCA RATON, Fla. & OXFORDSHIRE, United Kingdom — (July 24,2014),– Zero Gravity Solutions, Inc. (ZGSI or “the Company”) (Pink Sheets: ZGSI) and the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), a world leading research organization whose mission is to facilitate solutions to overcome hunger and poverty in Africa and the tropics, while preserving the natural resources integrity, jointly announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between IITA and ZGSI’s wholly owned, UK-based subsidiary, Zero Gravity Solutions Ltd (ZGSL). The objective of the MOU is to implement specific research projects to increase agricultural production, food security, and sustainable agricultural intensification with a special emphasis on Sub-Saharan Africa.

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Press Release - May 29, 2014

Zero Gravity Solutions, Inc. Finalizes State of California Licensing Requirements for Sale of BAM-FX™ for Agricultural Purposes

Boca Raton, Florida— (May 29, 2014) – Zero Gravity Solutions, Inc. (ZGSI or “the Company”) (Pink Sheets: ZGSI) announced today that it has completed the requirements necessary to license its agricultural product, BAM-FX for sale and distribution in the state of California. The Company is continuing to work with the California Department of Food & Agriculture (CDFA) on label registration and organic certification in order to commence sales. BAM-FX, the Company’s ionic, micronutrient and mineral delivery system for plants, was originally developed for use in the United States Space Program and is now being applied to agriculture here on Earth.

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SpaceX's Elon Musk unveils spacecraft designed to fly astronauts to space station

SpaceX's Dragon Version 2 crewed spacecraft has a sleek interior design, complete with a large tablet-like computer that swivels down in front of the capsule's tan leather seats. The manned space capsule can ferry up to seven astronauts to and from destinations like the International Space Station, Musk said during the reveal, which SpaceX webcast live online from its headquarters in Hawthorne, California. "I think it's really a big leap forward in technology," Musk said. "It really takes things to the next level."

The new Dragon V2 is an updated version of the company's robotic Dragon capsule — currently used to take cargo to the space station and bring materials back to Earth. At the moment, the Dragon is the only robotic cargo vessel that can bring supplies back to the planet from the station. SpaceX's new spacecraft is designed to be reusable and it should be able to touchdown back on land with the accuracy of a helicopter, Musk added.

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