SOURCE: Implant Sciences Corporation
WILMINGTON, MA--(Marketwired - Apr 18, 2013) - Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, today announced that its Quantum Sniffer™ QS-H150 handheld explosives trace detector and its TSA-Approved Quantum Sniffer™ QS-B220 desktop explosives and drugs trace detector will be exhibited at the Counter Terror Expo on April 24th and 25th at the Grand Hall and West Hall of the Olympia Exhibitions & Conference Centre in London, England. Implant Sciences' equipment will be featured by its longtime distributor Guartel Technologies Ltd. at stand #D30.
Counter Terror Expo is the largest international event to mitigate threats, protect against terrorist attacks and understand current modern day risks, in a secure environment. Counter Terror Expo brings experts in government, armed forces, security services, law enforcement and academia from all over the world together annually to share real-life experience, debate strategies, brainstorm issues, shape policy, and define effective counter-terrorism measures. The Expo showcases the very latest technology and techniques available to professionals in this vitally important arena. (www.counterterrorexpo.com)
"Terrorist activities in general, and bombings in specific, are at the front of everyone's mind right now. Counter Terror Expo is an ideal showcase for our innovative explosive trace detection products. We are proud to join with our distributor Guartel in the fight against terrorist activities worldwide," stated Implant Sciences' President and CEO Glenn D. Bolduc.
Guartel Technologies' product range includes counter improvised explosive device (IED) and search, explosives ordinance disposal (EOD), and de-mining. Its products are currently in service with police forces, security services, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), UK MoD, NATO, and other military forces world-wide. (www.guartel.com)
About the Quantum Sniffer™ QS-B220 Desktop Explosives Trace Detector
The TSA approved Quantum Sniffer QS-B220 uses Ion Mobility Spectrometry (IMS) to rapidly detect and identify trace amounts of a wide variety of military, commercial, and homemade explosives, as well as drugs. With significantly lower maintenance requirements than competing systems, the QS-B220 can be deployed for a much lower total cost of ownership than other approved products. Featuring a radioactive material-free design, push-button maintenance and diagnostics, and internal automatic self-calibration, the QS-B220 brings new levels of performance and convenience to desktop trace detection users with unsurpassed ease of use.
About the Quantum Sniffer™ QS-H150 Handheld Explosives Trace Detector
The Quantum Sniffer QS-H150 utilizes Ion Mobility Spectrometry (IMS) technology, providing fast, accurate detection of trace amounts of a wide variety of military, commercial, and homemade explosives. Built with no radioactive materials and featuring a low-maintenance, self-calibrating, and self-clearing design, the QS-H150 provides very high levels of operational availability. The QS-H150 has been proven to perform well in a wide variety of temperatures and challenging environments, from humid jungles to dry, sand swept deserts.
About Implant Sciences
Implant Sciences is the leader in next generation Explosives Trace Detection (ETD) technology. In January 2013, the Company became only the third ETD manufacturer, and the sole American-owned company, to receive product approval from the US Transportation Security Administration. Implant Sciences develops, manufactures and sells sophisticated sensors and systems for Security, Safety, and Defense (SS&D) markets. The Company has developed proprietary technologies used in its commercial explosives and narcotics trace detection systems, which ship to a growing number of locations domestically and internationally. Implant Sciences' QS-H150 portable explosives trace detector has received Qualified Anti-Terrorism Technology Designation and, in addition to receiving TSA approval for air cargo screening, the Company's QS-B220 has also received a Developmental Testing & Evaluation (DT&E) Designation by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security under the Support Anti-terrorism by Fostering Effective Technology Act of 2002 (the SAFETY Act). For further details on the Company and its products, please visit the Company's website at www.implantsciences.com.