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Covalon to Exhibit at the 2017 European Wound Management Association’s Annual Conference

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 3, 2017-- Covalon Technologies Ltd. (the "Company" or "Covalon") (TSXV: COV), an advanced medical technologies company, today announced that it will be presenting its suite of advanced wound care and infection prevention products at the Conference of the European Wound Management Association (“EWMA”) in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Covalon will feature its full line of infection and advanced wound management dressings for both acute and chronic wounds. The Company’s CovaWound™ ColActive® and SurgiClear™ brands have strong clinical evidence to support their superior efficacy in helping to prevent infections in surgical procedures and chronic diabetic foot wounds. ColActive and CovaWound when used together have the ability to rapidly promote wound closure and healing in chronic wounds.

“This will be our third consecutive year at EWMA, which is a major show for international clinical opinion leaders”, said Brian Pedlar, Chief Executive Officer. “International expansion and entering into the European market is a major focus for Covalon over the next year.”

EWMA is an umbrella organization linking wound management associations across Europe bringing together individuals and organizations interested in wound management. Its annual conference offers high level scientific presentations, networking activities and an excellent opportunity to exchange knowledge and experiences with international colleagues.

“Being present at EWMA demonstrates our commitment to the end users whose patients’ benefit from our patented technologies, and I encourage all who are attending to see our exciting lineup of advanced wound care products” said John R. Hands, Executive Vice President, Marketing.

Visit Covalon at EWMA booth 2A04 running from May 3-5.

About Covalon
Covalon Technologies Ltd. researches, develops and commercializes new healthcare technologies that help save lives around the world. Covalon's patented technologies, products and services address the advanced healthcare needs of medical device companies, healthcare providers and individual consumers. Covalon's technologies are used to prevent, detect and manage medical conditions in specialty areas such as wound care, tissue repair, infection control, disease management, medical device coatings and biocompatibility. To learn more about Covalon, visit our website at

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Source: Covalon Technologies Ltd.

To learn more about Covalon, please contact:
Covalon Technologies Ltd.
Brian Pedlar, 905.568.8400 x 233
Toll free: 1.877.711.6055
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Twitter: @covalon