Ocean Bio-Chem, Inc. CEO in Interview Explains Its New Disinfectant Effective and Safe against Viruses, Germs, Bacteria

Thursday, December 18, 2014

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL–(PR Newswire – December 18`12, 2014 – Ocean Bio-Chem, Inc. (NASDAQ: OBCI), said today in an interview with CEOLIVE.TV that its new product, Performacide®, kills essentially any living organism that can harm the human race, including Ebola.

Performacide®, has been approved and registered with the United States Environmental Protection Agency, as well as all 50 state environmental agencies.  The CEO interview can be viewed in its entirety at:  Ocean Bio-Chem owns 100 percent of the patents for the chlorine dioxide generating system which allows retail as well as commercial applications to safely and efficiently use Performacide®.  The product has already been sent to Africa to aid in the fight against the Ebola virus.

Ocean Bio-Chem. Inc. President and CEO Peter Dornau in the interview said the Company has added a Vice President of Sales & Marketing to market and sell this product to potential large markets, including hospitals, cruise ship lines, veterinary offices, food processing and the household retail sector.

Jeff Barocas, CFO, said, “There will be no patent royalty payments and no partners.  One hundred percent of the profit from the sale of the products will accrue to Ocean Bio-Chem after buying out our partners earlier in the year.”

Mr. Dornau also explained that Performacide® can safely kill the microorganisms that prematurely destroy food and that the Company is studying applications in that sector also.

Ocean Bio-Chem, Inc. is principally engaged in the manufacturing, marketing and distribution of a broad line of appearance and maintenance products for boats, recreational vehicles, automobiles, power sports, outdoor power equipment and motorcycle markets under the Star brite® StarTron® and other trademarks within the United States of America and Canada. In addition, the Company produces private label formulations of many of its products for various customers and provides custom blending and packaging services for these and other products.  It manufactures its products in a 300,000 square foot facility in Montgomery, Alabama, from which they are distributed across the globe.

The Company trades publicly under NASDAQ Capital Markets, Ticker Symbol: OBCI.

The Company’s web sites are: and


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Peter Dornau
President & CEO

Jeff Barocas
Vice President & CFO

Paul Knopick
E & E Communications