SOURCE: Produce Safety & Security International, Inc.

October 26, 2006 06:00 ET

Produce Safety & Security International, Inc. Announces Retail Chain Store; the Proactive Cost Effective Process for Removal of Ecoli OH157:H7, Listeria and Solmonella

Produce Safety's Food Safety Process Proves Effective Against Food Borne Pathogens at the Produce Retail Store Level

PRESCOTT, AZ -- (MARKET WIRE) -- October 26, 2006 -- PRODUCE SAFETY AND SECURITY INTERNATIONAL, INC. (PINKSHEETS: PDSC) ("PDSC"), an ozone and chemical sanitation disinfectant process supplier to the food and medical industries, provides a Cost Effective Food Safe Process for providing Food Safe Produce for the Foodservice, Military Procurement Troop Issue, Commissary, Hospitals, and Retail Grocery Produce Sections.

Our systems are unique machines that provide high-pressure ozonated cold water. With this technology, a technician can simultaneously clean and sanitize in a single application with considerable benefits: Energy -- 100% reduction in hot water (natural gas) Sanitizers -- 100% reduction in conventional sanitizer Degreasers -- Up to 100% reduction in degreaser Water -- Up to 68% reduction in water consumption Supermarket Benefits -- Produce, Meat, Seafood, Deli, Poultry, Etc. Ozone technology offers effective, no-rinse solutions, many of the same cleaning and sanitation benefits experienced by food processing companies can be realized by supermarkets; Display cases, Coolers, Processing/packaging areas, Wet rack Refrigeration cold rooms, Dry racks, Incoming trucks, Floors, Grocery carts, Water cooling towers, Ice Machines, Waste Water, and Sanitation of the entire store area inside, outside and Reduction of liability and liability insurance premiums.

Clarence W. Karney, President CEO of Produce Safety & Security International, Inc., states, "The Proactive Process for the removal of Food Borne Illness Pathogens, will provide cost savings for the retail chain and customer. This process will reduce liability insurance premiums, extension of shelf-life and product confidence. Sales will increase with the assurance of a Food Safe Product demanded by the consumer." Karney's major concern is why do the grower, packer, shipper, and retailer use a REACTIVE APPROACH INSTEAD OF A PROACTIVE APPROACH. Why wait for a crisis to occur before taking corrective action to prevent a crisis. THE PDSC PROGRAM IS A PROACTIVE APPROACH TO REMOVE THE CRISIS BEFORE IT HAPPENS."

About Produce Safety & Security International, Inc. (PDSC)

PDSC has developed and patented products for extending the shelf life of perishables. The EPA-registered products sanitize and disinfect against food-borne illness pathogens and disease-causing bacteria. PDSC provides a range of options for retail stores, restaurants, cruise ship lines, disaster cleanups and municipal programs. Furthermore, the process incorporates a complete audit trail, an essential component for complying with government regulations in the USA, Canada and Mexico.

PDSC's state-of-the-art ozone process has been shown to extend the shelf life and remove food borne illness bacteria. This process will provide retail produce departments reduced shrinkage, increase the bottom line and provide a fresher product for the consumer. The customer will be assured of a safe food product, by use of this process, which may be used on organic produce to remove the pathogens. This process uses no chemicals thus meeting the requirements of organic certification.

For further product information, joint venture opportunities, distributorship program information, or program applications, please go to PDSC's website

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Forward-looking statements made in this release are made pursuant to the "safe harbor" provision of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements made by Produce Safety & Security International, Inc. are not a guarantee of future performance. This news release includes forward-looking statements, including with respect to the future level of business for the parties. These statements are necessarily subject to risk and uncertainty. Actual results could differ materially from those projected in these forward-looking statements as a result of certain risk factors that could cause results to differ materially from estimated results. Management cautions that all statements as to future results of operations are necessarily subject to risks, uncertainties and events that may be beyond the control of Produce Safety & Security International, Inc. and no assurance can be given that such results will be achieved. Potential risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, the ability to procure, properly price, retain and successfully complete projects, and changes in products and competition.

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