SOURCE: HERC Products Incorporated

September 28, 2007 11:17 ET

HERC Announces Management Addition

PORTSMOUTH, VA--(Marketwire - September 28, 2007) - HERC Products Incorporated (PINKSHEETS: HERC) announced today election of C. Clifford Wright, Jr. to the position of interim Chief Executive Officer effective immediately.

Mr. S. Steven Carl, HERC's Chairman and former CEO will remain as Chairman and President. Mr. Carl stated, "We are pleased to add Cliff to our management team. He has a long history in strategy formulation, internal and external growth, public money raising, executive management, and team building. He has completed hundreds of acquisitions in the environmental and service industries in both private and public companies. Previously, Cliff co-founded two companies, American Residential Services, Inc. and National Refrigeration Services, Inc. that are now part of larger public companies. He also co-founded rePipe, Inc. a pipeline repair company similar in scope to HERC's municipal segment. He also previously led Browning-Ferris Industries, Inc. in strategic planning, market planning, and financial planning."

Cliff Wright stated, "My mission here is to assist the company in becoming current in public filings, guiding the company through money raising, building bonding capacity, raising the company's profile and instituting analyst following, and completing acquisitions to help it realize its potential in the very large and profitable infrastructure business segment pursued by the company. Steve will lead the marine side of the business, spearhead the return to full compliance, complete private money raising, and personally team with me in completing my mission." Mr. Wright is currently CEO of Simplex Building Products, Inc. a Houston-based building products and infrastructure company. Mr. Wright stated, "We are currently exploring the acquisition of Simplex by HERC. This analysis will be completed during my interim status."

This press release contains forward-looking information. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on any such forward-looking statements, each of which speaks only as of the date made. Such statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties, which are disclosed in the Company's previously filed SEC reports.

HERC Products Incorporated provides water and waste water system rehabilitation and renewal services, environmental tank cleaning, fire fighting system and biological / chemical wash-down system support services, utilizing proprietary chemistry and processes, to both municipal and federal clients. HERC's patented chemistry and processes are currently used in cleaning, preservation and rehabilitation of shipboard and submarine fire protection, potable water, and wastewater treatment systems.

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