Nanotech Grants Options

VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Sept 22, 2016 – Nanotech Security Corp. (TSXV: NTS) (OTCQX: NTSFF), announces the granting of an aggregate of 350,000 share purchase options, of which 200,000 are to an insider. The options are exercisable for five years at $1.02, subject to customary regulatory approval and vesting conditions. This grant brings the total options granted to 4.7 % of outstanding shares.

About Nanotech Security

Through its security and surveillance divisions, Nanotech Security Corp. has been a leading innovator in the design and production of advanced banknote and commercial branding security and authentication products. Nanotech’s KolourOptik® and Plasmogram™ products are nanotechnology based optical imaging product platforms originally inspired by the unique optical properties of the iridescent wings of the Blue Morpho butterfly. Our nano-optical products produce intense, high definition optically-variable images and colour-shift optical thin films. Activated by a simple tilt or rotation, with higher resolutions than the best LED-displays, they are ideal for authentication of currency, passports, and identification cards in addition to distinguishing branded goods from counterfeits.

Additional information about Nanotech can be found at the Company’s website, the Canadian disclosure filings website or the OTCMarkets disclosure filings website

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