TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 08/21/13 -- Canadian Oil Recovery and Remediation Enterprises Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: CVR) ("CORRE" or the "Company") announces that its previously announced private placement financing of units (each an "Equity Unit"), for total proceeds of $750,000 is ongoing. To date, an aggregate of 2,037,040 Equity Units have been issued at a price of $0.135 per Equity Unit for total proceeds of $275,000. Each Equity Unit consists of one common share of CORRE (a "Common Share") and one-half of one common share purchase warrant. Each whole warrant entitles the holder to acquire one additional Common Share at a price of $0.235 for a period of 3 years from the date of issuance. All of the Common Shares and warrants issued in connection with this offering will be subject to a statutory four-month hold period in accordance with applicable securities laws. The proceeds from this financing will be used to fund the Company's obligations under its principal operating partnership, SAR-CORRE MENA, as well as to provide general working capital.
CORRE is a Canadian-based oil services company which trades on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol CVR. CORRE provides full cycle oil waste management solutions to the petroleum industry. CORRE's customers are primarily in the upstream petroleum sector (oil production and drilling companies) and downstream petroleum sector (oil refinery, transportation and distribution companies). CORRE's operating lines include remediating oil-contaminated soil; treating sludge, oil based muds and drilling waste, oil recovery; automated oil storage tank cleaning, oil and gas engineering, and project management. CORRE provides its advanced environmental solutions through strategic operating partnerships with some of the most distinguished companies throughout the world.
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