Keraplast Technologies, LLC., a U.S. commercial-stage biotechnology company, is headquartered in San Antonio, TX, with manufacturing and RD operations in Christchurch, New Zealand. Established in 1996, their scientists have developed from safe, abundant natural sources, a novel extraction process which preserves the natural properties of keratin. Replicine brand keratin is a fully functional protein, and is used in a diverse range of products, from medical devices to hair and skin care products. Their technology is secured under an expanding portfolio of more than 170 U. S. and international patents. Keraplast Technologies is the world’s leading innovator of keratin protein technology. Their Replicine Functional Keratin technology brings the natural benefits of real keratin protein to the fields of hair care, wound care, skin care, and nutrition. Keratin is one of nature’s most important building blocks at a cellular level, giving the human body structure and order, and is fundamental in the development of healthy tissues, including skin, hair and nails. They have developed and patented proprietary manufacturing and processing technologies which gently extract fully bioactive keratin proteins from natural, renewable sources, and provide them as product solutions to enhance health, beauty and well being.