SOURCE: HydroFlo, Inc.

February 13, 2007 08:00 ET

HydroFlo Water Treatment, Inc. Files a Provisional Patent

APEX, NC -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 13, 2007 -- HydroFlo, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HYRF) today announced its portfolio company HydroFlo Water Treatment, Inc. filed a provisional patent for a Dissolved Air Flotation (DAF) System. This system is designed to enhance existing DAF systems by improving the hydraulic throughput and minimizing the amount of energy required to remove the same amount of solids for industrial wastewater treatment applications.

Tom Barbee, the COO of HydroFlo Water Treatment, Inc., stated the systems' replaceable parts cost a fraction of conventional DAF systems repair parts, and may be customized for corrosive or explosive environments.

The system is now in use by several large food processors and is suitable for use in flammable atmospheres typically found in Petroleum refineries that require the use of inert gases for the removal of oil and greases.

HydroFlo Water Treatment, Inc. is a portfolio company of HydroFlo, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HYRF), and is headquartered in Apex, 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, Inc. is to acquire and develop innovative technologies and businesses that will improve the quality of water throughout the world by means of detection, treatment and removal of contaminants. For more information, please visit

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