SOURCE: Universal Detection Technology

November 08, 2006 07:28 ET

Universal Detection Technology Debuts Homeland Security E-Commerce Store

Products for Sale Are: HAZMAT/WMD Awareness DVD, Terrorism Biological Weapons DVD, and Terrorism: Chemical Weapons DVD

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 8, 2006 -- Universal Detection Technology (www.udetection.com) (OTCBB: UDTT) announced today that it's launched a new e-commerce store. Featured in the store are three DVDs which provide training references for law enforcement, fire fighters, and first responders related to threats caused by Weapons of Mass Destruction.

Universal Detection Technology provides products and services for combating terrorism with a focus on countering biological, chemical, and nuclear attacks. The Company's core technology deployed in BSM-2000 is a real-time continuous anthrax detection method. The Company also provides training on various issues related to first response and neutralization of terrorist attacks.

"Our new e-commerce store shall make our educational videos and training references available for purchase online to those of our customers interested in in-depth analysis of terrorist threats and the most advanced techniques to counter them," said Nima Montazeri, UDTT's vice president of strategic development. "We are very excited to market this broader range of security products to purchasers all over the world through our on-line store."

Since September 11, 2001, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and its agencies have paid private contractors in excess of $130 billion. Depending on sources, the U.S. Homeland Security market is estimated to be between $75 and $100 billion.

The Company recently announced the sale of two units of BSM-2000 to the Government of the United Kingdom and hopes to place more units at strategic government and private locations around the globe. In a recent piece NBC News aired a short program on the Company which can be viewed at:

http://www.udetection.com/pressroom-video-NBC1006.htm.

For information on distribution opportunities please email us: info@udetection.com

About Universal Detection Technology

Universal Detection Technology is a developer of monitoring technologies, including bio-terrorism detection devices. The Company on its own and with development partners is positioned to capitalize on opportunities related to Homeland Security. For example, the Company, in cooperation with NASA, has developed a bio-terror 'smoke' detector that detects certain biohazard substances. For more information, please visit www.udetection.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

Except for historical information contained herein, the statements in this news release are forward-looking statements that involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause the Company's actual results, performance and achievement in the future to differ materially from forecasted results, performance, and achievement. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly release the result of any revisions to these forward-looking statements that may be made to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof, or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events or changes in the Company's plans or expectations.

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    Universal Detection Technology
    Nima Montazeri
    310-248-3655 ext. 106
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