SOURCE: Produce Safety & Security International, Inc.

October 10, 2006 10:07 ET

Produce Safety & Security International, Inc. Provides Solution for Reduction and Elmination of EcoliOH157:H7 From Water Used for Irrigation

Produce Safety's Ozone Food Safety Process Proves Effective Against Food Borne Virus EcoliOH157:H7, Applying PDSC Food Safe Filtration Ozone Process

PRESCOTT, AZ -- (MARKET WIRE) -- October 10, 2006 -- Produce Safety & Security International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PDSC) ("PDSC"), an ozone and chemical sanitation disinfectant process supplier to the food and medical industries, announces a PROVEN OZONE PROCESS with EPA approved Products for the removal of EcoliOH157:7 from irrigation water growing Fresh Produce.

Produce Safety & Security announces a cost effective process for the removal of Pathogens. The new filtration process removes Food Borne Illness Pathogens from irrigation water used for growing Fresh Produce. The PDSC cost effective process for the removal of Pathogens has proved successful for the removal of identified pathogens that caused illness and deaths.

Clarence Karney, CEO, states, "By using the PDSC Food Safe Process proactive approach to sanitation and disinfection for the removal of Food Borne Illness Pathogens, the entire food chain would provide food safe products for all consumers. These programs and processes are not BRAIN SURGERY JUST COMMON SENSE and PROPER PROACTIVE PRACTICES. Our program provides a complete audit trail and inspection of each lot of food products. PDSC has food safety programs for all segments of the Food Chain from Growing, Harvesting, Packing, Cooling, Storage, Transportation, Distribution to the Retail Food Chain and Protection at the Retail Store Level. PDSC already has several contracts with retail chain stores, exporters, importers, transportation and distributors." Karney also states, "Where the initial proactive process should begin is at the grower shipper level and it appears to be not a major concern until a Food Borne Illness outbreak occurs then it becomes reactive. PDSC has increased sales by 200% since the Spinach issue. The Retail Chain Stores are very PROACTIVE."

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 Produce Safety's website www.foodsafeint.com.

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