NEWBURY PARK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-March 20, 2007--Electronic Sensor Technology Inc. a leading provider of ultra-fast vapor analyzers, announced today that it had received an order for six instruments from the Government of Macedonia. Electronic Sensor Technology zNose® model 4500 was selected over the competition in an open tender. This purchase was part of an ongoing program by the government of Macedonia to strengthen customs enforcement and border security.
The zNose® is a very versatile, ultra-fast Gas Chromatograph (GC). It is used to detect a variety of explosives including: TNT, RTX, C4 and TATP and nerve agents such as Sarin and Mustard Gas. The zNose® is flexible and easy to use a change of software enables it to detect illegal drugs including cocaine, heroin, morphine and ecstasy. Similarly the same instrument can detect the adulteration of food products such as milk contaminated by melamine. The zNose® is currently being used for environmental, food/beverage, petro-chemical, life science and Homeland Security applications. For more information, please visit our website at www.estcal.com
About Electronic Sensor Technology:
Founded in 1995, Electronic Sensor Technology has developed and patented a chemical vapor analysis process. We believe that the Company's product line is positioned to eliminate key vulnerabilities in the homeland security market, specifically in maritime port, airport, and border security applications.
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