SOURCE: HydroFlo, Inc.

June 13, 2005 09:00 ET

HydroFlo Technology Highlighted Worldwide on "EcoWatch"

RALEIGH, NC -- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 13, 2005 -- HydroFlo, Inc. (OTC BB: HYRF) will feature the patented ARTI-64™ technology as well as the company's arsenic removal products on "EcoWatch," a major environmental television series produced by United Media Communications Group (UMCG) utilizing the knowledge, expertise and scientific resources of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

The program cites HydroFlo as a leader in meeting rising consumer demand for compliance with the EPA and UN requirements for removing arsenic in drinking water. HydroFlo provides proprietary and unique methods with accuracy that surpasses every other known technology currently on the market. The program will air this summer and is also available to view online at the HydroFlo corporate website, www.hydroflo.us, and the newly updated MARTI website, www.martiwater.com.

Across the United States, 55 million households receive The National Geographic Channel, and 45 million receive the Outdoor Life Network. "EcoWatch" airs at strategic times during prime and peak time on these networks and also regionally on CNN, FOXNews, and other major cable news stations. "EcoWatch" is syndicated to over 50 independent stations and airs internationally on WorldNet, on stations in at least 200 cities in 127 other countries. Programmers at U.S. and foreign stations choose features called "interstitial programming" to fill airtime when gaps occur between regular broadcasts.

Dennis L. Mast, CEO of HydroFlo, said, "MARTI's patented arsenic removal technology reduces contamination as well as controls bacteria in drinking water. MARTI has created a number of products that can be used around the world that will revolutionize the water filtration industry by providing a means for every household, business, and municipality to obtain clean arsenic-free water."

United Media Communications Group (UMCG), of Boca Raton, Florida, produces and distributes educational television programming for a worldwide audience. The award-winning staff of UMCG has produced thousands of hours of business, environment, parenting and health programming that have reached tens of millions of television households in the United States and abroad. Under an agreement with UMCG, the United Nations Environment Programme provides story ideas and content for the new "EcoWatch" series, which seeks to expose good news about environmental solutions to today's most challenging problems. These solutions come from the private sector as well as other organizations.

About HydroFlo

HydroFlo (http://www.hydroflo.us) is a Business Development Company, as defined by the Investment Act of 1940. Headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, HydroFlo's core focus is to seek out synergistic acquisitions that will provide capital appreciation and income from its portfolio companies. The mission of HydroFlo is to locate, develop, and fund innovative technologies and businesses and utilize these acquisitions to make pure water available to the world by means of disinfection, purification, and removal of contaminants. It is our belief that water can overcome hunger, disease, poverty, and improve the overall quality of life on Earth.

Forward-Looking Statements

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, and all other forward-looking statements be subject to the safe harbors created thereby. 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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