SOURCE: Produce Safety and Security Int'l, Inc.

October 08, 2007 09:30 ET

Produce Safety & Security International, Inc. Signs Additional Contract With METSS Corp.

Contract to Expand Ozone Spray Development Into the U.S. Air Force

IRVING, TX--(Marketwire - October 8, 2007) - Produce Safety & Security International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PDSF) is pleased to announce that the Company has signed an additional agreement with METSS Corporation. Produce Safety & Security will provide support on METSS' proposed work for the U.S. Air Force's SBIR topic AF073-141 for a portable biomass formic acid fuel reactor that can utilize a wide variety of unprocessed biomass feedstock.

Under the agreement, the Company will support METSS by supplying its unique ozone spray developments for METSS to evaluate for use on Air Force applications for a new wet oxidation liquefaction process that METSS will use to convert landfill waste into formic acid. An important application of formic acid is as a source of hydrogen production. METSS has provided innovative environmental assistance and consulting ranging from basic testing to specialized research and development for over 10 years. htpp://

"We view METSS' skill in green technology development and application testing to be complementary to ours. The company is well positioned to commercialize production systems demonstrated under the SBIR program and sees this program as an excellent opportunity to expand our business," stated Clarence W. Karney, CEO of Produce Safety & Security International, Inc.

Recently, the Company has signed a contract with METSS Corp. for support and engineering assistance for the Ozone Spray technology within the U.S. Navy. The Company will help METSS test the effectiveness of the Ozone Spray technology for the removal of E.coli in fresh produce and meat.

About Produce Safety & Security International, Inc.:

Produce Safety has developed and patented products for extending the shelf life of perishables. The EPA-registered products sanitize and disinfect against food-borne illness pathogens and disease-causing bacteria. This process will provide retail produce departments reduced shrinkage, increase the bottom line and provide a fresher product for the consumer. The Company provides a range of options for retail stores, restaurants, cruise ship lines, disaster cleanups and municipal programs. Furthermore, the process incorporates a complete audit trail, an essential component for complying with government regulations in the USA, Canada, and Mexico.

Safe Harbor: Statements regarding financial matters in this press release other than historical facts are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and as that term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The Company intends that such statements about the Company's future expectations, including future revenues and earnings, technology efficacy and all other forward-looking statements be subject to the safe harbors created thereby. The Company is a development stage company who continues to be dependent upon outside capital to sustain its existence. Since these statements (future operational results and sales) involve risks and uncertainties and are subject to change at any time, the Company's actual results may differ materially from expected results.

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