updated 10/27/2010 7:46:19 AM ET 2010-10-27T11:46:19

JUPITER, Fla., Oct. 27, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GelTech Solutions Inc. (OTCBB:GLTC), creators of FireIce, a revolutionary water enhancing fire suppressant that has the potential to change current firefighting techniques globally, announced today that the company was informed by the US Forest Service that only four (4) tests remain in order to be listed on the Qualified Product List (QPL).

According to a US Forrest Service spokesperson, "FireIce is successfully moving through the testing process and all reported results are acceptable to the USFS to ensure compliance with Specification 5100-306A which is necessary to achieve its QPL listing."

Michael Cordani, CEO of GelTech Solutions stated, "FireIce continues to perform as expected. Gaining the United States Forest Service 'stamp of approval' would be a significant inflection point for FireIce and our Company. Being listed on the Forest Service 'QPL' would allow us to assist with large scale wildfires in the United States, and around the world. We believe that FireIce is a valuable tool for putting out wildfires." Cordani added that "the Company has successfully independently completed the remaining tests being done by the US Forest Service and we expect the same outcome with the US Forest Service".

About GelTech Solutions, Inc.

GelTech Solutions creates innovative, Earth-friendly, cost-effective products that help industry, agriculture, and the general public accomplish environmental and safety goals, such as water conservation and the protection of lives, homes, and property from fires. FireIce(R) is a patent pending fire suppressant used for direct attack of fires as well as a medium term retardant for structure protection. FireIce can be used in all types of apparatus; fire extinguishers, pumper trucks, aerial units for wildfires and home defense units for personal home protection.

For more information on GelTech, please visit: http://www.GelTechSolutions.com

To learn more about FireIce, please visit: http:// www.fireice.com

Join our growing FireIce fan base at: http:// www.facebook.com/FireIce911

Become a fan of our new homeowner solution at: http://www.facebook.com/FireIceHDU

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