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Press Release Source: Green Earth Technologies

Green Earth Technologies Names Dr. Mathew Zuckerman, President and Chief Operating Officer As Motor Oil and Engine Oil Production Ramps Up In Guymon, OK

Monday November 24, 9:45 am ET

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Green Earth Technologies (Pink Sheets: GETG - News) announced today that Dr. Mathew Zuckerman, who previously held the title of Chairman and Chief Technology Officer, will serve as the company’s President and Chief Operating Officer and will continue on the Board as a Director. In his new capacity, Dr. Zuckerman will oversee the production and delivery of the world’s first bio based totally-green biodegradable motor oil, G-OIL™, as well as 16 new SKU’s for January 2009. In addition to this announcement, Mr. Jeff Marshall will add Chairman of the Board to his current CEO title. Mr. Jeffrey Loch, a co-founder of the company with Dr. Zuckerman, will now serve as Chairman of the Advisory Board in addition to his current marketing responsibilities.

"Dr Zuckerman's leadership abilities and impressive manufacturing background along with Mr Loch's extensive consumer packaged goods knowledge make these two logical choices as we prepare for the future of Green Earth Technologies," says Jeff Marshall, Chairman & CEO of Green Earth Technologies.

The announcement comes on the heels of Green Earth Technologies’ G-OIL™ Ultimate Biodegradable green motor oils passing all of the engine test criteria for The American Petroleum Institute (API) SM Certification, which is expected to lead to significant sales of the product.

“I look forward to the exciting year ahead as we begin production of our 4-Cycle G-OIL to fulfill the demand for the first quarter of 2009,” said Dr. Zuckerman. He added, “With the API Certification for G-OIL on the horizon, we hope to encourage consumers to do their part in saving the environment and reducing dependency on foreign oil, without sacrificing performance or having to pay more.”

In addition to the motor oil, GET is also producing and fulfilling sizable orders in December 2008 and January 2009 for 4 sizes of their new 4 Cycle 10W-30 Outdoor Engine Oil, consisting of 2.6 oz, 18 oz, 32 oz and 48 oz sizes for a variety of outdoor power equipment including trimmers, lawn mowers, pressure washers, compressors and small tractors. The 10W-30 4 Cycle Outdoor Engine Oil will be the first engine oil available to retail that meets and exceeds API SM, SL and SJ Standards.

GET also continues to fill orders for their partner TTI for 2.6 oz, 16 oz 2 Cycle and 32 oz Bar & Chain Oil. The 2.6 oz 2-Cycle Engine Oil will also be “factory packed” within a variety of Ryobi outdoor power equipment also slated for 1st Qtr 2009.

ABOUT GREEN EARTH TECHNOLOGIES

Green Earth Technologies produces G-branded superior performing totally green products made with American-grown base oils that utilize the power of nanotechnology to deliver environmentally friendly products with no compromise... meaning, consumers can now "do their part" without having to give up performance or value: Save the Earth – Sacrifice Nothing. The G-brand family of products include G-OIL(TM), G-LUBE (TM), G-WASH(TM), G-GLASS(TM), G-CLEAN(TM), G-SCENT(TM), G-WHEEL(TM), G-PROTECT(TM) and G-TIRE(TM), and are offered in a wide range of automotive categories including performance and appearance chemicals. GET products are now available at The Home Depot, Kroger, VIP, National Auto, Fred Meyer, participating ACE & True Value dealers, Redners, Trader Horns, The Andersons, Biggs, Bennett Auto, Frank’s Auto Supermarket and Amazon.com. Please visit www.getg.com for the latest news and in-depth information about GET and its brands.


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Source: Green Earth Technologies

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