BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Clean Chemistry, Inc. (“CCI” or the “Company”), a Black Bay Energy Capital portfolio company, is pleased to announce the addition of William J. Harvey to its Board of Directors. Mr. Harvey brings over 40 years of chemical/materials industry experience to the Company and will help drive CCI’s efforts beyond its core oil & gas end-markets.
Nick Gardiner, President of Clean Chemistry, said, "As we establish a meaningful presence in industries outside of oil and gas, we look forward to Bill's contribution to those efforts. Along with his general chemical leadership track record, Bill’s experience with commercializing new products in various industries will be invaluable and we are thrilled to have him join the Clean Chemistry team.”
Harvey has an extensive career in sales, marketing, product development, management, and executive level leadership roles. During his career Harvey worked with several major companies and focused his efforts on the industrial chemical space. Most recently he was heavily involved in facilitating an advantageous transformation of DuPont's Packaging & Industrial Polymers division into a highly profitable operation, despite industry volatility at the time. After retiring from DuPont in December of 2015, Harvey has shifted his attention to a new set of responsibilities, serving on the boards of Kennametal, Bridgestone Americas and Origin Materials. He also works with both Washington College as a Trustee and a member of the Executive Committee and the University of Virginia as an Honorary Visiting Lecturer.
“I look forward to working with the Clean Chemistry team to help build a broad portfolio of highly effective and sustainable chemistry alternatives focusing initially on pulp and paper, food & beverage and other industrial markets. I believe that the CCI platform, utilizing PeroxyMAX technology, has the potential to improve economics while enhancing environmental footprint across an array of industrial applications and markets,” said Harvey.
About Clean Chemistry:
Clean Chemistry is a technology and service provider for water treatment and industrial oxidant applications, with a focus on unique, highly effective, and sustainable chemistries. Founded in 2012 and based in Colorado and Texas, Clean Chemistry has developed a patented family of liquid chemistries, including its flagship PeroxyMAX oxidant technology. These chemistries provide superior performance and efficacy while improving safety and compatibility across a variety of industries. The Company has treated over 200 million barrels of water in the oilfield and has completed commercial applications in cooling towers and the pulp & paper market. For more information, please visit http://cleanchemi.com/.
About Black Bay Energy Capital:
Black Bay Energy Capital (“Black Bay”) is an energy private equity firm focused on the North American energy sector. Black Bay invests equity capital in businesses managed by talented entrepreneurs that provide a differentiated product or service to their clients to help reduce costs, improve operations, and achieve ESG initiatives. The firm’s investment strategy and success stem from the more than 75 years its investment professionals have been working day-to-day with great teams and building high-growth companies. For more information, please visit www.blackbayenergy.com.