SOURCE: Ecosphere Technologies, Inc.

June 25, 2009 08:00 ET

Ecosphere Technologies and BP Sign Agreement for Ecosphere to Recycle Water During Hydraulic Fracturing

STUART, FL--(Marketwire - June 25, 2009) - Ecosphere Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: ESPH), a diversified water engineering and services company, announces today that it has signed a Master Service Agreement with Houston based BP America Production Company to provide environmental water recycling services.

The Master Services Agreement calls for Ecosphere Energy Services to provide its Ecosphere Ozonix, EcosFrac, and EcosBrine equipment and personnel to BP for its North America Gas operations.

Dennis McGuire, President of Ecosphere, stated, "We are pleased to be working with BP to help them preserve, protect and enhance vital water resources and the quality of the environment in the areas they work in."

Recycling flowback water at the well site with Ecosphere's Ozonix technology reduces well completion costs by preserving vital water resources as well as decreasing traffic and associated CO2 emissions from trucks hauling water to and from the drilling locations.

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About Ecosphere Technologies

Ecosphere Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: ESPH) is a diversified water engineering and services company primarily focused on the natural gas industry. The Company provides water-recycling services to provide clean water for energy companies to extract natural gas from unconventional shale plays. Ecosphere's mission is to identify, create and produce clean technologies that solve a significant industry challenge, improve the quality of life and the environment, and are economically viable. Ecosphere has an extensive portfolio of patented clean technologies that can be purchased and licensed for use in large-scale and sustainable applications across industries, nations and ecosystems. For more information, please visit:

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