SOURCE: Produce Safety & Security International, Inc.

March 06, 2006 06:00 ET

Produce Safety & Security International Inc. Receives Proposal From Technology Partner for Complete Program of Ozone Food Safety Process

Testing Is Complete and Will Soon Be Released for Product Application to the Produce Industry

PRESCOTT, AZ -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 6, 2006 -- Produce Safety & Security International, Inc. (OTC: PDSC), an ozone and chemical sanitation disinfectant process supplier to the Food Industry and Medical/Dental Facilities, has received a proposal, from a soon-to-be-announced technology partner, for E. coli bacteria sanitization level monitoring. Testing is now complete and will soon be released for product application to the produce industry.

The proposal calls for complete data monitoring for sanitization of E. coli bacteria levels. The improvements include the ability to break down the monitoring data into hourly, daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly increments.

Clarence W. Karney, CEO of Produce Safety & Security International, stated, "As we are able to improve data precision, so too will the produce retailer be able to improve their effectiveness and length of Shelf-Life. The product is Food-Safe, cost effective, and should greatly reduce Liability Insurance Premiums." Mr. Karney continues by stating, "This process provides a complete audit trail from every facility PDSC is processing Food-Safe produce. The program not only satisfies various regulatory issues, but it also improves consumer confidence."

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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