BRANTFORD, Ontario, Oct. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- GreenMantra Technologies, a rapidly growing producer of high-value waxes from recycled plastics, announced today that industry veteran John Westmoreland has joined its sales and marketing team focused on serving the needs of the adhesives and coatings industries.
Westmoreland has a rich background in the chemical sector, having served in commercial strategy, marketing and sales roles with Axiall, Celanese and Westlake Chemicals. More recently, as president of Molekul Services, Inc., he has delivered business development, market research, and raw material sourcing services to the international adhesives, polymers and affiliated markets.
"We are pleased to have John join the GreenMantra team as we seek to increase our presence in the adhesive and coatings markets," said Domenic Di Mondo, technical director for GreenMantra. "John brings a strong mix of industry knowledge, technical expertise and market insight to our team and to our customer base."
Westmoreland will represent GreenMantra's line of Ceranovus™ polyethylene and polypropylene wax products, which can provide various processing and product advantages in adhesives and coatings applications.
Westmoreland is active with the Adhesives and Sealants Council and has previous affiliations with the Society of Plastics Engineers, the Society of Plastics Industry, the Plastics Pipe and Fitting Association, AIMCAL, TAPPI and the Flexible Packaging Association.
Based in Brantford, Ontario, GreenMantra™ Technologies utilizes a proprietary thermo-catalytic system and patented process to cost-effectively transform recycled polyolefin plastics into high-value waxes, greases, lubricants and other specialty chemicals. In addition to plastics reprocessing, these materials have a broad range of applications in the coatings, adhesives, roofing and paving industries.
More information on the company, its products and its innovative technology can be found at www.greenmantra.ca
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SOURCE GreenMantra Technologies