VENTURA, Calif., April 22, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SGD Holdings, Ltd. (Pink Sheets:SGDH) announced today that is has extended negotiations by mutual agreement as both parties proceed with due diligence relating to the EcoFriends acquisition. The expected closing date has been extended to May 31, 2010.
CEO, Harry Johansing, states, "I would like to reassure shareholders that this delay in finalizing the EcoFriends acquisition should not be viewed as a negative. Additional time was needed on both sides to work through all of the necessary legal requirements and we intend to close this transaction as soon as possible."
About Ecopaper, Inc.
Ecopaper, Inc. is the first company in the history of the paper industry to create and market treeless paper of a superior quality. Every page of Ecopaper is smooth, acid-free, durable, chemical-free, and made in Costa Rica. Ecopaper, Inc. has developed an innovative and economically feasible option for the potential removal of 230,000 tons of agro-industrial waste that are dumped yearly in Costa Rica alone. The company's challenge is to invent new processes and create paper for consumers, in new textures and tones, using waste materials from exotic tropical fibers. The results of processing these exotic tropical fibers are items that both appeal to the consumer and positively impact the environment.
About SGD Holdings, Ltd.
SGD Holdings, Ltd. is a holding company which owns and operates through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Ecopaper, Inc. (http://www.ecopaper.com/). Its goal is to acquire new technologies which can positively impact the environment either through internal development or by acquisition.
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