CaesarStone Quartz Surface Manufacturer Receives the Good Housekeeping Seal

Sun Valley, CA (Sept. 02, 2006) - CaesarStone, the original manufacturer of quartz surfaces, is proud to announce it has earned the Good Housekeeping Seal from Good Housekeeping magazine. The prestigious Good Housekeeping Seal is a highly recognized statement of the magazine's renowned consumer policy. The Good Housekeeping Seal guarantees a refund or replacement on any product found to be defective within two years from the date of purchase.

"CaesarStone earned the Good Housekeeping Seal, through evaluation by our Research Testing Institute, and was found to be a product that will deliver excellent results and performance," said Sean Sullivan, associate publisher for Good Housekeeping. "Earning the Seal by passing our engineering and consumer usage evaluations, speaks volumes about the high regard Good Housekeeping holds for the CaesarStone product."

Founded in 1885, Good Housekeeping has become an American icon by providing tips and guidance to homemakers all over the United States. In order to receive the distinguished Seal, products are evaluated by the Good Housekeeping Research Institute, which is the magazine's consumer product evaluation laboratory. The Institute's purpose is to improve the lives of consumers and their families through education and product evaluation. No other magazine in the world offers this kind of service to its readers.

"CaesarStone is honored to be backed by the Good Housekeeping Seal," said Arik Tendler, president of CaesarStone. "Just as Good Housekeeping is committed to recommending products that add to its reader's quality of life, CaesarStone shares this commitment and is thrilled to represent a magazine of such distinction."

About CaesarStone
CaesarStone is the original quartz surface manufacturer. The company is headquartered in Southern California with offices in Los Angeles, CA;, San Francisco, CA, San Diego, CA, Seattle, WA, Miami, FL and New York City. CaesarStone produces premium quartz surfaces, complementing any design application, from traditional to contemporary, for both home and commercial applications. Price range is from $70 to $120 per square foot installed. CaesarStone products are available through kitchen and bath retailers, fabricators, architects, designers, builders and distributors nationwide.

Offering a Lifetime Warranty as of February 15, 2008, their products are stain, scratch and heat resistant. CaesarStone has earned the respected Good Housekeeping Seal from Good Housekeeping Research Institute in addition to ISO 14001 (environmental management system), ISO 9002 (quality management standard) and NSF (public health and safety) certification.

For more information about CaesarStone and its products, please visit the company's website at www.CaesarStoneUS.com, or call toll-free 877-9QUARTZ (877-978-2789).