Astris Energy Shares Achieve Active Status

July 17, 2001 by Jeff Shepard

Astris Energi Inc. (Canada) reported that its common shares, having completed the 30-day eligibility period required by the National Association of Security Dealers, have achieved active trading status on the US Bulletin Board Service.

"Now with our first month of listing over, our shares can be actively traded by any market-maker under the symbol ASRNF," commented Gordon Emerson, CFO and director of the company.