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BIOPETROL: Board changes

(PresseBox) (Baar, ) BIOPETROL INDUSTRIES AG, the Switzerland-based producer of biodiesel and high quality pharmaceutical-grade glycerine, announced today, that Werner Klink has decided to resign from the Board of Directors of the company with immediate effect. Mr. Klink served a total of 6 years on the Board of BIOPETROL, including serving as Chairman from August 2005 to March 2010. Ernest Mostert remains as Chairman of the Board of BIOPETROL, with Steven Kalmin as Vice-Chairman and Han Smits as member of the Board.


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With its German, Dutch and Swiss subsidiaries, BIOPETROL INDUSTRIES AG, which has its head office in Baar (Switzerland), produces and sells biodiesel and pharmaceutical-grade glycerine of the highest quality. Among our customers are the oil industry and oil traders, large-scale fleet operators, public short-distance transport, as well as the agricultural and construction industries. The pharmaceuticals and cosmetics industries are in addition supplied with glycerine of pharmaceutical quality. BIOPETROL INDUSTRIES AG has annual production capacities in Schwarzheide, Rostock and Rotterdam of 1,000,000 tonnes of biodiesel and 90,000 tonnes of pharmaceutical-grade glycerine.