VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA and LISLE, ILLINOIS--(Marketwired - Aug. 29, 2013) - Kelso Technologies Inc. (the "Company" or "Kelso") (TSX VENTURE:KLS) (OTCQX:KEOSF) announced today that it has filed a Registration Statement on Form 20-F to register its common shares (the "Shares") with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC").
A Form 20-F, once declared effective by the SEC, allows certain foreign issuers to register securities with the SEC pursuant to applicable U.S. securities laws. Kelso's registration of its Shares with the SEC would allow the Shares to be listed on a national securities exchange in the United States.
The Form 20-F is available on EDGAR at www.sec.gov/edgar.shtml and on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.
About Kelso Technologies
Kelso is a railroad equipment supplier that produces and sells proprietary tank car components used in the safe loading, unloading and containment of hazardous materials during transport. Products are specifically designed to provide economic and operational advantages while reducing the potential effects of human error and environmental harm during the transport of hazardous materials.
For a more complete business and financial profile of the Company, please view the Company's website at www.kelsotech.com and public documents posted on www.sedar.com.
On behalf of the Board of Directors,
James R. Bond, CEO and President
Legal Notice Regarding Forward-Looking Statements: This news release contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities legislation. Forward-looking statements are indicated expectations or intentions. Forward-looking statements in this news release include that the Company will obtain confirmation of effectiveness of the registration statement on Form 20-F from the SEC and that a Form 20-F, once declared effective by the SEC, allows certain foreign issuers to register securities with the SEC pursuant to applicable U.S. securities laws. Forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of words such as "will", "expected", "intend", "continue", and "targets", or variations of such words and phrases. Although Kelso believes its anticipated future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements and information are based upon reasonable assumptions and expectations, they can give no assurance that such expectations will prove to be correct. The reader should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements and information as such statements and information involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of Kelso to differ materially from anticipated future results, performance or achievement expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements and information, including without limitation the risk that: the Company may not receive confirmation of effectiveness of the registration statement on Form 20-F from the SEC or that the SEC may not permit the Company to register its securities with the SEC upon the Form 20-F becoming effective. Except as required by law, the Company does not intend to update the forward-looking information and forward-looking statements contained in this news release.
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