SOURCE: Emergency Filtration Products, Inc.

February 27, 2008 06:00 ET

Emergency Filtration Products Receives Final Avian Influenza Report

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - February 27, 2008) - Emergency Filtration Products, Inc. (EFP) (PINKSHEETS: EMFP) today received the final report for the assessment of virucidal effectiveness of treated masks (the NanoMask filter media) using avian influenza virus from the independent testing laboratory which conducted the test. The final report was based on filter media samples coated with a silver nanoparticle formulation which underwent one year of simulated aging. The sample was challenged with the avian influenza strain H9N2. According to the final report, the test resulted in a 99.96% reduction (3.6 log) of the avian influenza virus.

This result compares favorably with a previously disclosed result which indicated a 99.75% ( > 2 log) reduction obtained from a preliminary report by the same independent testing laboratory.

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