BURLINGTON, ON, June 3, 2013 /CNW/ - EcoSynthetix Inc. ("EcoSynthetix"
or the "Company"), a renewable chemicals company that produces a family
of commercially proven bio-based products, today announced that it has
been named third on the 25th annual PROFIT 500 ranking of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies by
"We continue to invest in product development and innovation to advance
our presence in bio-based applications which provide a viable
alternative to petroleum-based polymers," said John van Leeuwen, Chief
Executive Officer of EcoSynthetix. "This recognition by PROFIT 500
demonstrates the dedication of our employees in building strong
customer relationships and developing novel solutions to produce
sustainable industrial and consumer products."
"To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Fastest-Growing Companies in Canada, the PROFIT 500
has expanded to recognize the entrepreneurial achievements of more than
500 Canadian companies," says Ian Portsmouth, Publisher and
Editor-in-Chief of PROFIT Magazine. "PROFIT is proud to now showcase
Canada's forward-thinking small business entrepreneurs and honour their
talents and innovations."
Ranking Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies by five-year revenue growth,
the PROFIT 500 profiles the country's most successful growth companies.
Published in the Summer issue of PROFIT and online at PROFIT500.com,
the PROFIT 500 is Canada's largest annual celebration of
EcoSynthetix's environmentally sustainable products can be used in the
manufacturing process for a range of applications in the paper,
paperboard, building insulation, adhesives and personal care markets.
EcoSynthetix products allow customers to significantly reduce their
carbon footprint, while offering equal or superior performance at
comparable costs relative to incumbent petroleum-based products. In
2012, the Company was recognized as North America's second fastest
growing cleantech company by Deloitte, and its co-founders were named
Entrepreneurs of the Year in the cleantech category by Ernst & Young.
About EcoSynthetix Inc.
EcoSynthetix Inc. is a renewable chemicals company specializing in
bio-based products that can be used as inputs in industrial
manufacturing for a wide range of consumer products. The Company's
products offer a reduced carbon footprint and are marketed primarily on
the basis of lower cost, stable pricing and equal or superior
performance. EcoSynthetix's lead product, EcoSphere® biolatex® binders, is used commercially by a number of the global top 20
manufacturers in the coated paper and paperboard industry.
About PROFIT Magazine
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and senior managers across a vast array of economic sectors have
remained loyal to PROFIT because it's a timely and reliable source of
actionable information that helps them achieve business success and get
the recognition they deserve for generating positive economic and
social change. Visit PROFIT online at PROFITguide.com.
SOURCE: EcoSynthetix Inc.
For further information:
John van Leeuwen
Chief Executive Officer
Phone: (289) 288-5010
Phone: (416) 815-0700 (Ext.238)