SPRINGDALE, Ark., Oct. 25, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Advanced Environmental Recycling Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:AERT), will be hosting representatives from its North American Network of MoistureShield Distributors and Dealers in a series of meetings and plant tours this week at its Springdale, AR headquarters.

The AERT MoistureShield distribution network is comprised of national and regional distributors which will completely service the U.S. and Canada in 2011. Stated Brent Gwatney, Vice President of MoistureShield Sales, "The series of meetings with our customer representatives will preview our upcoming line of green building products which will officially be rolled out at the upcoming International Builders Show early next year. We are excited to be building momentum going into next year," stated Gwatney.

"AERT has invested heavily during the economic downturn to showcase the true value of green," stated AERT CEO Joe G. Brooks. Over 175 customers will tour AERT's expanding facilities in Arkansas and Oklahoma and will participate in the events which run this week in Springdale and the surrounding area.

Additional information will be forthcoming in the near future.

About Advanced Environmental Recycling Technologies, Inc.

Since 1989, AERT (OTCBB:AERT) has pioneered the use of recycled polyethylene plastic in the manufacture of composite building materials. With its constantly evolving portfolio of patented and proprietary recycling technologies, AERT has been widely recognized as a leader in resource conservation innovation and received the EPA Award for Environmental Excellence for its process of converting scrap plastic to composite outdoor decking. The company recently received an ESGR Patriot Award for its support of our Guard and Reserve Units in the U. S. Armed Forces. AERT converts reclaimed plastic and wood fiber waste into quality outdoor decking systems, fence systems, and door and window components. The Company is the exclusive manufacturer of ChoiceDek(r) decking, which is available in multiple colors and is sold in Lowe's Home Improvement stores nationwide. See http://www.choicedek.com for more information. AERT's MoistureShield(r) decking program is expanding and products are now available throughout the U.S. See http://www.moistureshield.com for product information or to find a regional distributor or dealer. AERT operates manufacturing facilities in Springdale and Lowell, Arkansas and recently commenced operations at its Green Age recycling facility in Watts, Oklahoma. For more information on the Company, visit http://www.aertinc.com.

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