reWORKS Environmental Corp.

July 18, 2007 11:21 ET

reWORKS Renames Its Operating Company Forterra Inc.

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 18, 2007) - Gary Gould, President of reWORKS Environmental Corp. ("reWORKS") (TSX VENTURE:REW) today announced that the name of its operating company and wholly owned subsidiary, formerly known as reWORKS Inc., has been changed to Forterra Inc.

The name "Forterra" will also be the brand name on the company's products. The company's ticker symbol remains the same. No organizational or management structure changes were made.

"We are very pleased with the Forterra name," said Gary Gould. "It gives us a clear identity that reflects our core business. It also underlines our strong belief in the company's potential to be the leading provider of effective, environmentally friendly soil care. This focused vision will enhance our ability to build brand equity - and ultimately to create and realize value for our shareholders."

The new Forterra logo can be seen on the Company's new interim website at

reWORKS, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Forterra Inc., manufactures and markets a premium quality, environmentally friendly soil enhancer - known as worm castings - specifically for use in the commercial turf, horticulture and specialty agriculture markets. Ideal for golf courses, sports fields, parks, nurseries, orchards and vineyards, they boost fertility while replenishing the soil with organic matter for longer-term benefits - all in an environmentally friendly way. Forterra products contain only organic material, which is naturally produced from recycled pre-consumer fruit and vegetable waste. Forterra's indoor technology produces commercial quantities of premium worm castings year round. reWORKS is headquartered in Toronto, Ontario.

For a complete description of the business of reWORKS and other information, please review the documents filed on SEDAR (

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Contact Information

  • reWORKS Environmental Corp.
    Gary Gould
    (416) 674-1365