SOURCE: Environmental Control Corporation

June 06, 2007 16:30 ET

Environmental Control Corporation Joins Industry-Leading Trade Association

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwire - June 6, 2007) - Environmental Control Corporation ("EVCC") (OTCBB: EVCC) is pleased to announce that it has joined the Manufacturers of Emission Controls Association (MECA). MECA is the leading spokesperson for the motor vehicle emission control industry in North America, who's mission is "To provide technical information on emission controls, thereby facilitating the establishment of strong and effective state, national, and international air quality policy that promotes public health, environmental quality, and industrial progress."

Albert Hickman, President and CEO of Environmental Control Corporation, commented: "We are very pleased to join the Manufacturers of Emission Controls Association, as it is the most recognized trade organization in the industry. The benefits in joining this association will be threefold: One -- EVCC will gain access to the latest regulation developments in North America and other markets; Two -- the company will gain greater opportunities to participate in industry test programs that demonstrate the performance and durability of our catalyst technology, and Three -- we will have the opportunity to network and build mutually-beneficial relationships with a wide variety of emission control developers. This is a great step forward for the company, and we are hopeful it will have a significant impact on EVCC's exposure within related industries."

About The Manufacturers of Emission Controls Association

MECA is a non-profit association incorporated in Washington, D.C. seeking to evaluate and respond to regulatory initiatives and otherwise promote an understanding of the air quality benefits of its member companies' control technologies. The organization is comprised of 50 members representing the world's leading manufacturers of emission control devices for mobile sources. In addition, the association has affiliations with several sister organizations located in Europe, India, South America and China. Industries included under the MECA portfolio include the entire mobile source category, from small off-road gasoline engines, to cars and trucks, to marine engines and locomotives, as well as stationary sources.

About Environmental Control Corporation

Environmental Control Corporation (OTCBB: EVCC) is a developer of Emission Control Devices for small Spark Ignition (SI) combustion engines. Typical devices within this spectrum include: walk behind rotary mowers, rear engine riding mowers, front engine lawn tractors, riding garden tractors, snow throwers, commercial turf mowers, chainsaws, hand held blowers, backpack blowers, trimmers/brush cutters, mopeds, scooters, snowmobiles, all-terrain vehicles and personal water crafts. Small SI engines produce approximately one tenth of U.S. mobile source hydrocarbon (HC) emissions and are the largest single contributor to non-road HC inventories.

Notice Regarding Forward-Looking Statements

This news release contains "forward-looking statements," as that term is defined in Section 27A of the Act and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Statements in this press release, which are not purely historical, are forward-looking statements and include any statements regarding beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions regarding the future. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this news release, and Environmental Control assumes no obligation to update the forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from those projected in the forward-looking statements. Although Environmental Control believes that the beliefs, plans, expectations and intentions contained in this press release are reasonable, there can be no assurance those beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions will prove to be accurate. Investors should consider all of the information set forth herein and should also refer to the risk factors disclosed in the Company's current and periodic reports filed from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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