Cereplast, Inc. (NASDAQ:CERP), a leading manufacturer of proprietary bio-based, compostable and sustainable plastics, today announced that its Chairman and CEO, Frederic Scheer will deliver a presentation, highlighting the company’s recent growth and expansion, at Roth Capital’s (ROTH) 23rd Annual OC Growth Stock Conference on Tuesday, March 15, 2011 at 12:30 p.m. PT. ROTH’s three-day event will feature more than 1,000 buy-side investors and more than 400 company presentations from a diverse selection of companies engaged in growth sectors, including healthcare, technology services, energy, industrials, software, media, consumer and retail. A webcast of the Cereplast presentation will be available on the Company Investor Relations website ( http://investor.cereplast.com) following the live presentation. For more information about ROTH's 23 Annual OC Growth Stock Conference, please visit http://www.roth.com. "We are looking forward to sharing with the investment community how Cereplast is on track to reach its revenue target of $24 to $32 million in 2011, a projected 400% increase from 2010," said Frederic Scheer, Chairman and CEO of Cereplast. "We are in a solid position to benefit from the exponential growth in the bioplastics sector, which is currently gaining even more momentum from the rising price of oil, and I’m confident that we will continue to grow this year as we move forward with expanding current contracts and securing new agreements from product distributors and manufacturers from around the world.” The invitation-only conference will be held March 13-16, 2011 at The Ritz Carlton, located at 1 Ritz Carlton Drive, Dana Point, California. To arrange a one-on-one meeting with Cereplast’s CEO, please contact your ROTH representative or the MKR Group, Cereplast’s investor relations firm, at email@example.com. About Cereplast, Inc. Cereplast, Inc. (NASDAQ:CERP) designs and manufactures proprietary bio-based, sustainable plastics which are used as substitutes for petroleum-based plastics in all major converting processes - such as injection molding, thermoforming, blow molding and extrusions - at a pricing structure that is competitive with petroleum-based plastics. On the cutting-edge of bio-based plastic material development, Cereplast now offers resins to meet a variety of customer demands. Cereplast Compostables® Resins are ideally suited for single use applications where high bio-based content and compostability are advantageous, especially in the food service industry. Cereplast Sustainables™ Resins combine high bio-based content with the durability and endurance of traditional plastic, making them ideal for applications in industries such as automotive, consumer electronics and packaging. Learn more at www.cereplast.com. You may also visit our social networking pages at Facebook.com/Cereplast, Twitter.com/Cereplast and Youtube.com/Cereplastinc.