West Mountain Environmental Corp.
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November 28, 2014 13:33 ET

West Mountain Wins Canada-China Business Council Excellence Award

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Nov. 28, 2014) - West Mountain Environmental Corp. (the "Company" or "West Mountain") (TSX VENTURE:WMT) is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary Phase Separation Solutions Inc. has been awarded the Canada-China Business Council's Excellence Award in the Small to Medium Enterprise (SME) Category for its achievements in establishing its position as a market innovator in the rapidly growing Environmental Remediation sector in China.

The Award acknowledges that in a short period of only 4 years Phase Separation Solutions has succeeded in making its first entry into this complex marketplace to the successful completion of two remediation projects, commencement of a third, fabrication of several TPS treatment systems, opening of a joint venture regional oil waste treatment facility and forming of a major partnership with a leading Chinese energy service company that will see it expand operations across South East Asia.

"China is not an easy market but this award recognizes that we were clearly up to the challenge", said Paul Antle, President and CEO. "We have built an enviable position in China through focus and commitment and this is just the beginning. The coming years will see the Company firmly established as a market leader in site remediation and oil and gas waste services throughout China and South East Asia."

The Excellence Awards recognize leading Canadian companies and organizations that are setting the benchmark for innovation and expansion of Canada's growing business relationship with China. The Awards Ceremony was held today at the Ritz Carleton Hotel in Toronto. The Right Honourable Jean Chretien, former Prime Minister of Canada delivered the keynote address.

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.

About CCBC

The Canada China Business Council (CCBC) is the country's bilateral business, trade and investment facilitator, catalyst and advocate. Founded in 1978 as a private, not-for-profit business association, the CCBC provides unparalleled insight into Canada-China business, trade and investment issues and develops connections that ensure its members' success.

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