SOURCE: EcoPlus, Inc.

August 30, 2007 09:30 ET

EcoPlus, Inc. Extends Its Growth Plans With the Reorganization of the Board of Directors

CHARLOTTE, NC--(Marketwire - August 30, 2007) - EcoPlus, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ECPL) deepens with the reorganization of the Board. The new board consists of the following: William H. Dougherty, Chairman of the Board, Ralph W. Rogers, Director, and Phillip J. Hicks, Director.

Additionally, the Company confirms that John Haselow, Ph.D., P.E. and Robert A. Rubin, Ed.D, have affirmed their position as Advisors to Management.

Dr. Haselow has significant experience and expertise in groundwater issues, remediation, treatment technologies, and risk assessment. Experience includes assignments in both engineering and management within the DOE at Savannah River Technology Center, the DOE's Office of Technology Development. He holds a Ph.D. from Purdue University in Chemical Engineering and is a licensed Professional Engineer in NC, SC, and GA.

Dr. Rubin, a specialist in wastewater management and residuals management, has been with North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, since 1978 and retired in July 2004 as Professor Emeritus in the Biological and Agricultural Engineering Department. Dr. Rubin has conducted one of the most dynamic and far-reaching programs in wastewater management and biosolids recovery/disposal in the United States. Currently he is a visiting Scientist to the USEPA, and Senior Environmental Specialist in the engineering consulting group of McKim & Creed. He holds an Ed.D. Adult & Community College Education, North Carolina State University (Public Health). In June of 2003, Dr. Rubin was presented the "Bronze Medal for Commendable Service" by the USEPA.

About EcoPlus, Inc.

ECPL (www.ecoplusinc.com) 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: www.ecoplusinc.com.

Forward-Looking Disclaimer

Statements regarding financial matters in this press release other than historical facts are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and as that term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The company intends that such proclamations about the Company's future expectations, including future revenues and earnings, technology effectiveness and all other forward-looking statements be subject to the safe harbors created thereby. EcoPlus, Inc. is a development stage company that depends on outside resources to maintain its continuation. Since these statements involve risks and uncertainties and are subject to change at any time, the Company's actual results may differ materially from expected results.

Factors that may affect forward-looking statements and the Company's business generally include but are not limited to (i) the risk factors and cautionary statements made in the Company's NASD or SEC filings; and (ii) other factors that EcoPlus is currently unable to identify or quantify, but may exist in the future.

Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date the statement was made. EcoPlus does not undertake and specifically declines any obligation to update any forward-looking statements.

Contact Information

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    EcoPlus, Inc.
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    Toll-free: 877-494-0064