HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - August 14, 2007) - LaPolla Industries, Inc. ("LaPolla") (AMEX: LPA) has filed a Form 12b-25 with the Securities and Exchange Commission today for an automatic five-day extension to file its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended June 30, 2007. The Company requires additional time to finalize its financial statements due to the transition in independent auditors. On July 12, 2007, as previously announced, the company engaged Hein & Associates LLP.

About LaPolla Industries, Inc.

LaPolla Industries, Inc. is a national manufacturer of foam and coating products targeting commercial, industrial and residential applications in the roofing and perimeter insulation construction industries. Additional information about LaPolla is available on the World Wide Web at www.lapollaindustries.com.

Contact Information: Company Contacts: Douglas J. Kramer CEO Timothy J. Novak CFO Michael T. Adams CGO (281) 219-4700 (t) Investor Relations Contacts: Jody Burfening Elriz Martinez Lippert/Heilshorn & Associates (212) 838-3777 (t) emartinez@lhai.com