SOURCE: Guanwei Recycling Corp

April 14, 2010 09:00 ET

Guanwei Recycling Corp. to Begin Trading on NASDAQ With a New Symbol: GPRC

FUQING CITY, CHINA--(Marketwire - April 14, 2010) -  China's leading clean tech manufacturer of recycled low density polyethylene (LDPE), Guanwei Recycling Corp. (OTCBB: GURC), announced today that NASDAQ has approved its application for listing. Effective tomorrow, its common stock will begin trading on the NASDAQ Capital Market with a new symbol: (NASDAQ: GPRC).

Mr. Chen Min, Chairman and CEO of the Company, stated, "We are extremely pleased to have achieved a NASDAQ listing and see it as another important milestone for our rapidly growing company that should help broaden our investor base and further improve our visibility."

Description of Guanwei Recycling Corp.

Guanwei Recycling Corp. is China's largest manufacturer of recycled low density polyethylene (LDPE). Adhering to the highest "green" standards, it has generated rapid growth producing LDPE from plastic waste procured mostly in Europe for sales to nearly 300 customers in ten different industries in China. Guanwei Recycling Corp. is one of the few plastic recyclers in China that has been audited by TÜV Rheinland Cert GmbH for compliance with German pollution and environmental standards, which allows the company to procure high quality plastic waste directly from Germany and other European countries (Spain and Holland), with no middlemen, and permits highly economic production of the highest grades of LDPE. Additional information regarding Guanwei Recycling Corp. is available at www.guanweirecycling.com.

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