SOURCE: Luna Technologies International, Inc.

June 14, 2005 09:00 ET

Luna Technologies CEO Selected for UL Technical Panel on Upcoming Code Revision

KENT, WA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 14, 2005 -- Kimberly Landry, CEO of Luna Technologies International Inc. (OTC BB: LTII), has been selected as a member of Underwriters Laboratories' (UL) Standards Technical Panel 1994. This panel covers the standard for "Luminous Egress Path Marking Systems," termed UL-1994. The technical panel will act as a consensus body to consider additions and alterations to the standard throughout the revision process. Once completed, the standard will be pursued as an American national standard.

With over 15 years of experience in the photoluminescent (PL) industry, Ms. Landry is recognized as one of its leading authorities. She brings to the panel a wealth of knowledge regarding building, fire, and safety codes and has been instrumental in effecting changes to numerous standards governing the use of photoluminescent products worldwide. For many years Ms. Landry has been involved with fostering the aims of the photoluminescence industry through lobbying the appropriate regulatory agencies.

"I am pleased to be offered the opportunity to participate in this latest standard development process," said Ms. Landry. A long time proponent for the progression of the UL-1994 standard, she commented, "The revision of this egress marking standard is long overdue and, once finished, will enhance life-safety for building occupants nationwide."

About Luna Technologies

Luna Technologies is a leading developer and manufacturer of modern high-performance photoluminescent products. It is credited with the first commercially available Strontium Aluminate based products, the first photoluminescent Exit Sign to pass Underwriters Laboratories' tough 75 ft. visibility/legibility standard, as well as the first photoluminescent Exit Sign to be approved by the Energy Star program. From buildings of all types, to airplanes, trains and passenger ships, photoluminescent products are enhancing progressive life-safety systems. Luna Technologies is leading this initiative, from advising building code and standards organizations to assisting companies to integrate photoluminescent systems into their life-safety programs.

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements and Risks

Some of the statements in this press release are forward-looking statements and as such are based on an assumed set of economic conditions and courses of action. These include statements that describe Luna Technologies' future plans, objectives or goals. There is a significant risk that actual results will vary, perhaps materially, from results projected depending on such factors as changes in general economic conditions and financial markets, changes in building codes, the timing and availability of financing, governmental and other approvals and other risk factors listed from time-to-time in Luna Technologies' Form 10-K and its other reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Luna Technologies disclaims any responsibility to update forward-looking statements made herein.

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