SOURCE: ECO2 Forests Inc

ECO2 Forests Inc

October 13, 2009 11:06 ET

ECO2 Forests Inc. Expand Further With Opening of Australian Corporate Office

SACREMENTO, CA and QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA--(Marketwire - October 13, 2009) - ECO2 Forests Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ECOF), an international sustainable forestry company focused on reforestation and carbon sequestration projects, is proud to announce the opening their Australian office as the company expands into the Asia Pacific region.

ECO2 Forests' Australian office will focus on the acquisition, implementation and operation of Global Forestry Plan projects within the Asia Pacific Region with particular focus on developing Pacific Nations and on mined land rehabilitation projects 'Down Under.'

Based in Queensland, Australia, ECO2 Forests' recently appointed Chief Operating Officer, Ray Smith be further appointed to the role of Managing Director, Asia Pacific Region and head up the regional office.

The Australian office will share unified software communications platforms and a new carbon inventory management system with the US head office in Sacramento to ensure seamless communication and access to shared content between all stakeholders.

"The opening of ECO2 Forests' new international office in Australia is a significant step forward in our expansion as a global company. It is the ideal location for ECO2 Forests. There is great scope to implement our Global Forestry Plan in the Asia Pacific region and we have identified a number of Australian opportunities in mined land rehabilitation as well as a number of opportunities in the developing nations of the Pacific region," said Ray Smith.

"The extensive use of video conferencing, a highly customized Intranet, online software and integrated VOIP platform allows ECO2 Forests to communicate and access our data in real time and with minimal environmental impact, no matter where we are around the world. As we continue to expand our company the use of technology will provide significant cost benefits and increased efficiency," Ray Smith said today.

ECO2 Forests' Australian office details are as follows:

Physical and Postal Address:
Level 5, 16 Queensland Avenue
Broadbeach Queensland 4218

Phone: 1800 783 770
Fax:   1800 783 770

About ECO2 Forests Inc.

ECO2 Forest Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ECOF) is an international sustainable forestry company focused on reforestation projects under our Global Forestry Plan for a positive environmental and economic impact through large scale bio-sequestration of carbon dioxide greenhouse gases and the growth and sale of sustainable timber to global markets.

Our unique Intellectual Property vested in Kiri Tree reforestation positions the company well to take advantage of the emerging demand for renewable forests and the escalating carbon credit market.

Headquartered in Sacramento, California, the company has adopted an 'E4 Philosophy' to ensure positive Environmental, Economic, Employment and Educational outcome is achieved in all of its reforestation projects.

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