SOURCE: Syngas International Corp.

August 21, 2006 08:30 ET

Syngas International Corp. (OTCBB: SYNI) to Acquire Plastics Plant to Showcase Energy Technologies

Expects Cogeneration to Begin Within the Year

VANCOUVER, BC and SALMON ARM, BC -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 21, 2006 -- Syngas International Corp. (OTCBB: SYNI) -- www.syngasinternational.com -- is pleased to announce that further to its news release dated July 17, 2006, the acquisition agreement for 100% of the shares of Salmon Arms Plastics Ltd. is expected to be signed this week.

As part of Syngas' obligations under the purchase agreement, Syngas has advanced $100,000.00 to Salmon Arm Plastics Ltd. for working capital, operations and growth.

"The working capital injected by Syngas into our fast growing facility has enabled us to fulfill some very substantial contracts in a short amount of time allowing us to deliver beyond the expectations of our valued customers," stated Grant Bennett, President of Salmon Arm Plastics Ltd.

Wilf Ouellette, CEO of Syngas International, stated, "We expect the agreement to be ratified this week and completed by the end of August. Once the agreement is finalized, we plan to undertake a substantial expansion of the plant within the next twelve months. We intend to use our technologies to make the plant energy self-sufficient as a model of cogeneration, allowing us to reduce the expenses related to the operation of the business while showcasing the impressive technologies held in Syngas Energy Corp." Syngas Energy Corp. is a wholly owned subsidiary with rights to proprietary advanced gasification and the PyStR hydrogen production technologies.

About Salmon Arm Plastics Ltd. (SAPL)

SAPL manufactures thin roll clear plastic sheets from recycled pop and water bottles which in turn are made into clam shells. These clear plastic clam shells are commonly used for packaging fruits, vegetables and a variety of consumer products.

About Syngas International Corp: www.syngasinternational.com

Syngas International Corp. (OTCBB: SYNI), through its subsidiary, Syngas Energy Corp., is an emerging leader in the development and marketing of low-cost alternate fuels worldwide. We believe our superior technology will catapult our company into a GREEN POWERHOUSE. With energy prices at high levels and the global focus moving rapidly towards addressing pollution, the need for sustainable, zero emission energy is vital. Our technology is based on clean renewable energy. We foresee our company poised to benefit from global trends.

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