FireIce and FireIce Shield Products to be Distributed Nationwide to Fire and Police Departments, EMS and Other First Responders
JUPITER, FL / ACCESSWIRE / November 5, 2015 /GelTech Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: GLTC) announced today it has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with FireIce Solutions of Alton, NH to distribute its proprietary FireIce and FireIce Shield products to fire departments, police departments, emergency medical services and other first responders throughout the United States.
FireIce is an advanced, non-toxic, eco-friendly, non-corrosive polymer that, when hydrated, produces a water-based fire retardant and suppressant. With its superior suppression and ability to protect assets and property, FireIce is the most versatile product on the market today.
Michael Reger, President of GelTech Solutions, stated, "Our agreement with FireIce Solutions is a significant step towards gaining access to the firefighting, police and EMS communities. Our next-generation FireIce fire extinguishers add a tremendously effective firefighting tool to their existing firefighting arsenal, while our FireIce Shield products add potentially life-saving minutes by protecting home and vehicle occupants from fire and by protecting assets in the path of an oncoming fire."
Gerry Kennedy, President of FireIce Solutions, stated, "In preparation for our venture with GelTech Solutions, we've built an extraordinary sales and marketing team, including a number of experienced firefighting professionals along with several highly successful sales executives. To date, we have performed product demonstrations for over 300 firefighters, police officers, college safety officers, and other first responders and have already begun to deliver product to a nationally recognized company specializing in outfitting police cars with these potentially life-saving products. We are thrilled with the opportunity to work with GelTech Solutions to bring FireIce to those on the front lines of fire and rescue," he added.
About FireIce Solutions, Inc.
FireIce Solutions was formed to distribute FireIce to first responders and other rescue personnel as a safe, non-toxic, more effective alternative to conventional firefighting methods. Through a distribution agreement with GelTech Solutions, Inc., FireIce Solutions is the exclusive authorized distributor of FireIce to fire departments, police departments, emergency medical services and other first responders throughout the United States.
About GelTech Solutions, Inc.
Founded by inventor and chief technology officer Peter Cordani, GelTech Solutions is a leading provider of innovative, environmentally friendly and cost-effective products that help government agencies, industry, agriculture, and the public achieve goals such as water conservation and protecting lives, homes and property from fires.
GelTech's products include FireIce, an extremely effective and versatile product used both as a suppressant to extinguish fires and as a fire retardant to protect assets and property; Soil2O Dust Control and Soil Cap, products that reduce airborne particulate matter with minimal environmental impact; and GT-W14, an advanced absorbency technology to control fluid spills of all sizes, turning liquids into solid waste for easier and safer disposal.
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