Fidelity National Environmental Solutions Purchases Ozonix EF80 Unit

Fidelity National Environmental Solutions Purchases Ozonix EF80 Unit

STUART, Fla., Dec. 5, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ecosphere Technologies, Inc.
(OTCBB:ESPH), an innovative U.S. technology licensing and manufacturing
company that develops environmental solutions for global markets, today
announced that Fidelity National Environmental Solutions ("FNES") purchased
its second Ozonix® EF80 system. The EF80 will be on display at Ecosphere's
Annual Shareholders Meeting in Orlando, FL at the Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek
Convention Center on December 13, 2013 before being delivered to FNES'
headquarters in Conway, Arkansas. The sale will be recognized in Q4 2013.

Ecosphere's patented Ozonix® EF80 is a mobile, advanced oxidation system
specifically designed, developed and manufactured by Ecosphere to treat 100%
of the water required for oil and natural gas production. Built for increased
flexibility and to maximize utilization, the EF80 can be used to pre-treat
water needed for hydraulic fracturing (or "fracking") operations or for the
post-treatment of flowback and produced waters at pond sites or fixed

The EF80 is a part of Ecosphere's line of patented Ozonix® water treatment
products, currently being leveraged by oil and gas operators around the United
States to treat, recycle and reuse precious water resources. The EF80 is
capable of processing high flow rates up to 80 barrels per minute (3,360 GPM)
or more than 4 million gallons per day.

The EF80 eliminates biocides and scale inhibitors typically used to manage
microbial growth and scale deposition, providing operators with a
chemical-free method to recycle petroleum industry wastewaters.

See more information on the Ozonix® EF80 mobile water treatment system at:

Since 2008, Ecosphere has manufactured and delivered more than 40 Ozonix®
systems for the U.S. oil and gas industry. As a result, Ecosphere, FNES and
its customers have enabled oil and gas customers to treat, recycle and reuse
over 3 billion gallons of water on more than 800 oil and natural gas wells in
major shale plays around the United States.

About Fidelity National Environmental Solutions

Fidelity National Environmental Solutions, LLC, a leading water treatment
provider to the energy services sector, has an exclusive field-of-use license
for Ecosphere's patented Ozonix® technology for global energy applications
including, but not limited to, onshore and offshore oil and natural gas
exploration and production, power generation, refineries and coal. FNES
currently provides energy exploration companies with mobile wastewater
treatment equipment to eliminate harmful chemicals from hydraulic fracturing
operations around the United States.

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About Ecosphere Technologies

Ecosphere Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:ESPH) is an innovative U.S. technology
licensing and manufacturing company that develops environmental solutions for
globalmarkets.We help industry increase production, reduce costs, and
protect the environment througha portfolio of more than 35 patented and
patent pending technologies: Technologies likeOzonix® and our
EcosPowerCube®, which are and can be licensed across a wide range of
industries and applications throughout the world.

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