SOURCE: EcoPlus, Inc.

August 23, 2007 09:00 ET

EcoPlus Development, LLC, a Subsidiary of EcoPlus, Inc., Announces John Baker as President

CHARLOTTE, NC--(Marketwire - August 23, 2007) - EcoPlus Development, LLC, a subsidiary of EcoPlus, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ECPL), announced the appointment of John Baker as President.

John Baker is a 22-year veteran of the engineering and construction business. Over that time, he has worked with companies ranging from Fortune 500 firms to entrepreneurial start-ups to develop projects from early planning through implementation. To complement his work with companies in developing projects, Baker has extensive contacts within the economic development community in the Southeastern United States.

Baker will provide a link to publicly owned utilities, economic development bodies, and other public service authorities along with the investment community to package EcoPlus facilities that create a successful operating environment.

"I am excited to have John Baker as a part of our organization," said Phil Hicks, President of EcoPlus. "John will bring a new dimension to our development efforts and will be a major asset as we expand our business opportunities."

Baker is filling the vacancy of Phil Hicks as he has been appointed President of EcoPlus, Inc., which was announced in the press release dated August 18, 2007 by the company.

About EcoPlus, Inc.

ECPL ( has a patent-pending, commercially proven technology that utilizes an environmentally friendly process for turning brown grease restaurant refuse into a high-quality, solid fuel product. This product can be used as a coal substitute to produce power, as an adjunct fuel in waste-to-energy and steam plant operations and as a fuel for industrial process heat over a broad range of applications. The option to capture BTUs for energy that is normally wasted is highly attractive in the tight energy environment of today.

More information on EcoPlus, Inc. is available on its corporate website:

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