Beaverton, Oregon USA – June 2, 2014

Agilyx Corporation, the industry leader in waste plastic to oil conversion technology, today announced the appointment of Mark Rumford as Vice President of Engineering.  Mr. Rumford brings nearly thirty years of the chemical engineering experience to Agilyx, including the past fifteen years as a Director and Project Manager with the Fluor Corporation. His range of experience encompasses the fields of offshore oil production and onshore refining, synthetic fuels manufacture via coal gasification and shale retorting, gas processing and photovoltaic grade silicon purification

“We are delighted that Mark has joined the Agilyx team to lead our current and future design and engineering initiatives”, said Ross M. Patten, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer or Agilyx Corporation. “Mark’s refining industry background significantly strengthens our technical capabilities and will be invaluable as we bring our Gen6 technology to market”, added Patten.  

About Agilyx Corporation

Agilyx designs, sells and operates systems that convert waste plastic into synthetic crude oil. Founded in 2006, the company uses a patented, scalable and versatile technology that minimizes carbon impacts. Agilyx enhances recovery and Zero Waste initiatives by turning waste plastic disposal costs into new high margin oil revenue streams.  The company’s systems are deployed with industrial and municipal waste plastic generators and aggregators looking to extract the often-unused and untapped energy contained within waste plastic. For more information, please visit

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