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Polymer Research Technologies Ltd.

Polymer Research Technologies produces valuable polyols from waste polyurethane foam.

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Clean Technology
  • Location North Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Currency CAD
  • Employees 4

Company Summary

Polymer Research uses novel chemical process technology to convert waste polyurethane foam into valuable polyols that are in high demand by the $80 Billion global polyurethane industry. For polyurethane foam manufacturers, we eliminate waste costs, reduce polyol prices and enable green recycled products to increase market share. Customers include polyurethane foam product manufacturers (Kingspan, Woodbridge, Ford) and system houses (IPS, ITWC).


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    Kambiz Taheri
    Founder, CTO

    Kambiz is a serial inventor and chemical engineer with more than 25 years experience in the polyurethane foam industry. He has worked in senior management positions with companies in Iran, the US and Canada. Kambiz has an MBA from San Francisco State University, a Master’s of Science (Chemical Engineering) from Middlesex University, and a Bachelor of Science (Chemical Engineering) from North London University.

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    Garth Albright
    VP Finance & Administration, CFO

    Garth has more than 30 years of progressively senior experience in financial reporting, accounting, regulatory compliance, equity capital markets, investor relations, mergers and acquisitions. He is a Certified Management Accountant and a director of the British Columbia Technology Industry Association.


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    Cheryl Slusarchuk, McCarthy Tetrault