EPM Mining Ventures Inc.

EPM Mining Ventures Inc.

February 05, 2015 17:02 ET

EPM Mining Amends Common Share Terms

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Feb. 5, 2015) - EPM Mining Ventures Inc. ("EPM" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:EPK)(OTCQX:EPKMF) today announced that it has amended the terms of its common shares (the "Common Shares") in its articles (the "Amendment"). The Amendment will allow a shareholder of the Company to convert each Common Share held into one non-voting common share (a "Non-Voting Share"), which will make it easier for the Company to obtain and retain its status as a "foreign private issuer" under applicable United States securities laws. The Non-Voting Shares are also convertible into Common Shares under certain conditions.

The Amendment was approved by shareholders of the Company at its annual and special meeting held on June 23, 2014. For further details with respect to the Amendment, please refer to the management information circular of the Company dated May 16, 2014, which is available on the Company's SEDAR profile at www.sedar.com.

About EPM Mining Ventures

EPM is an exploration-stage company focused on specialty fertilizers. Through Peak Minerals Inc., its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, EPM controls directly or through agreement mineral leases on more than 124,000 acres on its Sevier Lake Playa property in Millard County, Utah. With a brine resource known to contain potassium, magnesium, sulphate, lithium, and a suite of other beneficial minerals, EPM is targeting the development and production of specialty fertilizers, including SOP, through the use of a cost-effective solar evaporation process. SOP and other specialty fertilizers are used in the production of high value, chloride-sensitive crops such as fruits, vegetables, and tree nuts. With the recent completion of a Preliminary Feasibility Study, the Company is currently engaged in engineering and analysis designed to support a feasibility study, environmental permitting, and ultimately mineral production.

For more information, please visit our web site at www.epmmining.com.

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • EPM Mining Ventures Inc.
    Lance D'Ambrosio
    Chief Executive Officer
    (801) 485-0223