ChloroFill® LLC, a privately held clean technology company founded in 2007, develops, markets, and sells environmentally responsible building materials for the interior design, building and furniture industries. Our renewable, formaldehyde-free products are an alternative to plywood, conventional structural insulated panels, fiberboards and oriented strand boards. We are committed to meet the demand for sustainable building through the development of our high-performance, low environmental impact, cost-effective, and health-hazard free products.
Founder, CEO & President
Michael Hurst is a veteran of the life science community. Prior to launching ChloroFill LLC, Michael spent his career in engineering and management at Fortune 500 and leading technology companies, including Beckman Instruments and Illumina, Inc. His experience also includes integration of early PDA's with GPS devices for military, government and commercial purposes. After spending most of his career supporting the fight against cancer and other disease, Michael was driven by the idea of green, cost effective means of preventing cancer such as renewable building materials, which not only save trees, but also do not emit carcinogenic formaldehyde. Since founding ChloroFill LLC, he has successfully fostered collaborative relationships with leading American and Chinese universities and plans to market the companies' green building materials globally. Michael has served on the Board of Directors for InvestClub USA, LLC, AbInitio Pharmacodynamics, LLP, and PadrePad, LLC.
Chief Operating Officer
Lou Hess was Chief Executive of SmartPly Europe, a former joint venture company of Louisiana Pacific and Coillte, the semi-state Irish forestry board. Lou led the company to OSB market leadership in the UK and Irish markets during a period of over ten years.
He holds an MBA in Finance from DePaul University in Chicago, has done post-graduate studies at INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France, and has a Bachelor of Science degree in Operations Management and Polymer Science from the University of Illinois.
A Thunderbird MBA, Brendel Ledee is a strategic operational finance professional with corporate experience in the areas of financial planning, controller, and treasury. Brendel is a proven talent in financial modeling and planning scenarios. Throughout his trajectory, Brendel has directed finance and accounting organizational transformations, and participated in private equity and structure finance deals for the Pharmaceutical, Information Technology, Real Estate Development, and CleanTech sectors. He has led finance teams in organizations with over $30M to $200M revenue per year, at both private and subsidiary level companies.
Collaboration with Washington State University
ChloroFill's co-development with Washington State University's Composite Materials and Engineering Center has produced the company's DuraStrand™ Hyper-Renewable, treeless wood panels made of sorghum stalks.
Collaboration with Bejing Forestry University
ChloroFill and the Bejing Forestry University, one of China's leading universities specializing in agriculture and materials science, are collaborating to create revolutionary change in building materials while fostering global environmental and social responsibility.
ChloroFill's Global Footprint
ChloroFill provides business development opportunities for the production of our renewable building materials in a wide range of defined territories. We work with our affiliates to ensure that ChloroFill's products are made accessible to many customers. ChloroFill envisions a future where our building materials are the global industry standard.
ChloroFill Middle East:
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