SOURCE: Produce Safety and Security International

September 12, 2005 08:30 ET

Produce Safety and Security Participating in a Joint Cleanup Program With International Fumigators to Begin Rebuilding the Devastated Gulf Coast Region

PRESCOTT, AZ -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 12, 2005 -- Produce Safety & Security International, Inc. (OTC: PDSC) announced today that the first trailer load of Spherequat 1000 will be delivered to a Lake Charles, Louisiana, warehouse as part of a joint program with International Fumigators Inc. (IFI) The Spherequat 1000 will be used as part of a process for salvage, cleanup, sanitation, mold and disease control.

"This is the first of many joint process programs using our products in conjunction with International Fumigators," stated Clarence Karney, CEO of Produce Safety and Security. "We are pleased to be working with IFI to begin the cleanup of the devastation brought on by Hurricane Katrina. We look forward to contributing to the efforts to get the Gulf region back on its feet as quickly as possible."

About Spherequat 1000

Spherequat 1000 is E.P.A. Reg. No. 10324-63-82131; E.P.A. Est. No. 6574-KY-001. Spherequat 1000 is a disinfectant-sanitizer-deodorizer-fungicide-mildewstat and virucide, with organic soil tolerance. It is for use in hospitals, nursing homes, whirlpools, residential, institutional, industrial, school, dairy, equine, poultry/turkey farm, veterinary, restaurant, food handling and process areas. It can also be used in federally inspected meat and poultry plants, bars and institutional kitchen use and for sanitizing ice machines. This product is a one step disinfectant that is effective against a broad spectrum of bacteria, is virucidal (including HIV-1 & HIV) and inhibits the growth of mold and mildew and their odors when used as directed.

IFI is a major fumigation company in the Gulf Coast area, licensed by the USDA, Aphis and other state and local government agencies. Produce Safety and IFI will provide the services not only in the disaster areas, but also to areas where evacuees are being sheltered and to any Governmental agencies who desire the service. The company's have drop shipment capability from the Florence, KY, manufacturing plant, providing faster service to our clients and a cost savings by not reshipping from a centralized warehouse.

Produce Safety has the only risk reduction, sanitation food safe program with E.P.A. registered and tested products. Karney added, "This is the first of many programs for the Domestic and International markets, as we will be introducing other E.P.A. registered products for the food safe and risk reduction programs and services shortly."

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About Produce Safety and Security International, Inc.

Produce Safety and Security intends to eliminate food safety and sanitation issues and provide methods to improve procedures to minimize risk and liability. Produce Safety and Security's comprehensive program is a proactive approach to food safety. The Company intends to offer a variety of products and services that provide safer food & produce products, better quality, reduce shrinkage and enhance shelf life.

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