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November 18, 2019

Delta, BC - Asphalt Shingle Processing Plant Nearing Completion

 

1st Phase Operational with 2nd Phase Projected Up and Running by Year End.

The 3rd quarter of 2019 saw the completion of the 1st phase of the Asphalt Shingle Processing Plant. Test runs of the front end of the proprietary process, first developed in 2010, are proving successful. Fine tuning continues as completion of the second phase winds up.

Owners of Gemaco Sales Ltd. partnered with Empower Environmental Solutions Ltd. http://empowerenvironmental.com/ in 2015 and together is bringing the vision for recycling asphalt shingles into the 21st century. The new Processing Plant will be the first of its kind in North America.

The collection of residential asphalt shingles for recycling will resume in Delta once the new facility is in full operation and permitting has been established.

Gemaco Sales Ltd. and Empower Environmental Solutions Ltd. committed to helping build a greener, cleaner future together.