SOURCE: PureSpectrum, Inc.

November 05, 2007 07:30 ET

PureSpectrum Commissioning Independent Testing on Multiple Prototypes

Patented Linear Fluorescent Product and New CFL Technology to Be Tested Against Brand Name Lamps

SAVANNAH, GA--(Marketwire - November 5, 2007) - PureSpectrum, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PSPM) has commissioned photometric testing for a new ballast circuitry design for Compact Fluorescent Lamps (CFL) and a patented linear fluorescent product as the company continues its push toward entering into licensing partnerships with lighting manufacturers.

PureSpectrum, which owns a family of patents and patent applications for improved electronic ballast technology and circuitry designs, will compare the performance of an 11.8-watt CFL prototype built with a ballast powered by a newly developed circuitry topology and a lamp from an 11-watt Sylvania bulb against brand name CFL bulbs of similar wattage made by GE, Sylvania, Lowe's and Home Depot. The company will also test its patented, proprietary 8-inch and 12-inch linear fluorescent bulbs against brand name lamps from Lowe's and Amertac.

The tests will be conducted at Intertek, a leading NVLAP-certified facility for photometric testing. PureSpectrum president and CEO Lee Vanatta believes this round of testing will reflect significant improvements made by PureSpectrum engineers toward improving the performance of ballast-driven lighting applications through superior electronics.

"We have very high expectations for the products and technology we are testing," Vanatta said. "These results will verify our development progress and provide manufacturers with evidence of the technological improvements we have made to strengthen lamp performance through the use of PureSpectrum's patented electronic ballast designs."

Previous photometric testing performed within the past year has revealed that linear fluorescent lamps powered by PureSpectrum Technology are more than 30 percent more energy efficient than the U.S. Department of Energy's Energy Star standards. Testing conducted earlier this year on CFL bulbs using brand name lamps and PureSpectrum Technology demonstrated that the innovative circuitry promoted better light quality and faster illumination times without sacrificing energy efficiency in most cases.

Please visit or call (912) 961-4980 for more information about PureSpectrum, Inc. or PureSpectrum Technology. For investment information, please contact Equiti-Trend Advisors LLC at (800) 953-3350.


PureSpectrum (PINKSHEETS: PSPM) is a publicly traded technology company founded and headquartered in Savannah, Ga. The company's values are grounded in an awareness of the increasing urgency to identify more efficient energy solutions. PureSpectrum currently holds the rights to multiple patents and patent applications related to an electronic ballast design which would produce a soft switching environment during power conversion for artificial lighting. PureSpectrum will continue its commitment to researching, developing and refining ideas that will provide the most energy efficient, cost effective methods for powering artificial light. For more information on PureSpectrum, please call (912) 961-4980 or visit

Certain statements contained in this news release regarding matters that are not historical facts may be forward-looking statements. Because such forward-looking statements include risks and uncertainties, actual results may differ materially from those expressed in or implied by such forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially include, but are not limited to, uncertainties pertaining to continued market acceptance for PureSpectrum's products and services, its ability to succeed in growing revenue, the effect of new competitors in its market, integration of acquired businesses, and other risk factors identified from time to time by PureSpectrum.

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