SOURCE: General Environmental Management

General Environmental Management

June 10, 2009 08:30 ET

GEM Mobile Treatment Services, Inc. Opens New Service Location in Northern California

Market Demand Prompts Expansion

POMONA, CA--(Marketwire - June 10, 2009) - General Environmental Management, Inc. (OTCBB: GEVI), a leading environmental and waste remediation company, announced today the opening of a new service location for GEM Mobile Treatment Services (GEM MTS) in Benicia, California. The facility located in the heart of Northern California's petro-chemical industrial corridor will allow GEM MTS to continue the high service standards of this growing market segment. Concurrent to the opening of the new office, GEM MTS has hired Lee Barnes as Regional Business Development Manager. Lee has been with GEM for over six years, and has been providing technical environmental services to industry for over eighteen years.

"We're excited to bring Lee into the MTS organization," commented Paul Anderson, GEM MTS Vice President of Treatment Solutions. "His experience will prove instrumental as we diversify our mobile treatment service line past vapor control and water treatment while expanding our geographical presence beyond the Bay Area."

The Benicia office commenced operations in May of 2009.

About General Environmental Management, Inc.

General Environmental Management, Inc. (www.go-gem.com) is a full-service hazardous waste management and environmental services firm providing integrated environmental solutions managed through its proprietary web-based enterprise software, GEMWare, including the following service offering: management and transportation of waste; design and management of on-site waste treatment systems; management of large remediation projects; response to environmental incidents and spills; and environmental, health and safety compliance. Headquartered in Pomona, California, GEM operates eight field service locations and one Treatment, Storage, Disposal facility (TSDF), servicing all markets in the Western U.S.

Statements made in this press release that are not historical in nature constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Safe Harbor Provision of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements are based on the current expectations and beliefs of the management of GEM. No forward-looking statement can be guaranteed. GEM undertakes no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Forward-looking statements in this press release should be evaluated together with the many uncertainties that affect GEM's business.

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