|By Marketwired .||
|July 3, 2014 09:12 AM EDT||
CALGARY, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/03/14 -- West Mountain Capital Corp. (the "Company" or "West Mountain") (TSX VENTURE: WMT) announces it has changed its name to "West Mountain Environmental Corp." The name change was approved by the shareholders of the Company at the Annual General and Special Meeting held on June 11, 2014. Further details with regard to the name change are contained in the management proxy and information circular dated May 8, 2014, a copy of which is available electronically at www.sedar.com. The trading symbol of "WMT" has not changed.
The common shares of the Company (the "Common Shares") were listed under the new name "West Mountain Environmental Corp." at market open on July 2, 2014. However, due to a delay in the required filings, the Company requested its Common Shares be halted by the TSX Venture Exchange (the "TSXV") until such filings were completed and the Common Shares were tradable on the Exchange.
The required filings have since been completed and the halt will be lifted following dissemination of this press release.
About West Mountain
West Mountain is an established Canadian environmental solutions company specializing in the thermal treatment of a variety of hazardous and non-hazardous waste streams. Through its subsidiaries it employs a unique indirectly heated, closed loop technology that allows it to extract even the most hazardous contaminants from soil and industrial sludge converting much of it into reusable oil and synthetic natural gas that it uses to sustain the process. This methodology offers significant opportunity for greenhouse gas reduction over traditional hazardous waste destruction technologies. The Company's management team maintains expertise in hazardous waste management and contaminated site remediation with experience spanning North America and 15 countries internationally.
Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts the responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.