30 January 2007
FSI MOSQUITO CONTROL PRODUCT WS-BTI™ RECEIVES GOLD SEAL APPROVAL FROM EPA
VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA, Jan 30, 2007 – FLEXIBLE SOLUTIONS INTERNATIONAL, INC. (AMEX: FSI, FRANKFURT: FXT), is the developer and manufacturer of biodegradable and environmentally safe water and energy conservation technologies, as well as patented, green amino acid products for agriculture, oilfield, detergent and water treatment markets.
FSI today announces that the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) has given the Gold Seal approval to WS-BTI™, the Company’s powder product for controlling mosquito larva. WS-BTI is intended to control the larva stage of mosquitoes before they become disease-spreading adults.
Mr. Daniel B. O’Brien, CEO states, “We are pleased and proud to have received the Gold Seal approval. Our sales team is now able to pursue sales in new areas of the Mediterranean and Africa along with the American golf course market we entered last summer. Our R&D division is continuing development of a granular version that is intended for the mosquito abatement district market in the US.”
About Flexible Solutions International
Flexible Solutions International, Inc. (www.flexiblesolutions.com), based in Victoria, British Columbia, is the developer and manufacturer of WaterSavr, the world’s first commercially viable water evaporation retardant. FSI is an environmental technology company specializing in energy and water conservation products for drinking water, agriculture, industrial markets and swimming pools throughout the world. WaterSavr reduces evaporation by up to 30% on reservoirs, lakes, aqueducts, irrigation canals, ponds and slow moving rivers. Heatsavr, a “liquid blanket” evaporation retardant for the commercial swimming pool and spa markets, also reduces humidity and lowers water heating costs, resulting in energy savings of 15% to 40%. The Company’s Ecosavr product targets the residential swimming pool market.
The Company’s Nanochem Solutions, Inc., subsidiary specializes in environmentally friendly, green chemistry, water-soluble products utilizing thermal polyaspartate (TPA) biopolymers. TPA beta-proteins are manufactured from the common biological amino acid, L-aspartic acid. TPA is used in detergents, water treatment, and scale control and as an anti-crystallizing additive to fertilizers.
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