Senstar Incorporated Joins SOCMA

Herndon, VA, April 27, 2011 – Senstar Inc., a world leader and the trusted choice for perimeter intrusion detection technology and products announced today its acceptance as the newest member of the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates, the leading international trade association representing the batch, custom and specialty chemical industry.

Paul Trouten, Acting President, Senstar Inc. said: “With the enactment of CFATS regulations (Chemical Facilities Anti-Terrorism Standards), and legislation pending in the House of Representatives and Senate to extend the current standards, the chemical industry faces a wide range of demands and challenges, especially with regard to the security of their sites.  We are sure we can learn a lot and contribute to the SOCMA members, based on our many years of experience in the outdoor perimeter security industry.”

“We are pleased to welcome Senstar as our newest member company and look forward to their active participation in the organization,” said SOCMA President and CEO Lawrence D. Sloan.  “Senstar’s knowledge, experience and expertise in the perimeter security sector make them a great addition to our group.”

About Senstar:

Senstar Corporation celebrates its 30th anniversary in 2011 and is the recipient of Frost & Sullivan’s Intrusion Detection Company of the Year.  The company’s products and technologies are deployed in thousands of sites in more than 80 countries, giving security forces advance warning at the perimeter through intrusion detection.  Senstar’s broad portfolio of products include fence-mounted intrusion detection systems (acoustic and vibration), buried sensors (RF based volumetric sensors), barrier sensors, radar and personal life safety products.  For information, visit

About SOCMA:

The Washington-based group supports chemical manufacturers with commercial and networking opportunities, advocates for the passage of rational laws and regulations, and works to increase public confidence in the industry.

SOCMA is the only U.S. based trade association dedicated solely to the batch, custom and specialty chemical industry.  Since 1921, the organization has represented a diverse membership of small, medium and large chemical companies and has a global membership of more than 200 companies.  for more information on its services and products, please visit

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