Whitby, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - April 22, 2021) - Environmental Waste International (TSXV: EWS) (the "Company" or "EWS) announced today that it had raised $1,233,000 million via a private placement of 4,110,000 Common Shares at $0.30 per share (the "Offering"). There were no fees paid for the Offering.
The purchasers included members of Windspace A/S, EWS's European partner, who added to their previous investment in the Company.
The funds will be used for general corporate purposes, including increasing its engineering team and expanding Research & Development.
"We chose to raise a modest amount of working capital to accelerate the commercial-scale deployment of our proprietary technology. Our previously announced partnerships for development of plants in Canada and Europe are proceeding in a timely manner, so we feel it is prudent to expand our execution capabilities accordingly," stated EWS CEO Bob MacBean.
All securities issued pursuant to the Offering are subject to a statutory hold period ending August 23, 2021. The Offering is subject to TSX-V acceptance of regulatory filings.
About Environmental Waste International Inc.
Environmental Waste International Inc. specializes in eco-friendly systems for the breakdown of organic materials, including tires. The Company has spent over 15 years engineering systems that integrate the EWS patented Reverse Polymerization™ process and proprietary microwave delivery system. EWS's unique microwave technology safely processes and recycles waste tires, while recovering highly valuable commodities, including carbon black, oil and steel. Each unit is designed to be environmentally safe, energy efficient, and economically profitable for the operator. For more information please visit, www.ewi.ca.
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