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Midwest Energy Emissions Corp. Appoints New Board Member

LEWIS CENTER, OH, June 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Midwest Energy Emissions Corp. (MEEC) ("ME2C" or the "Company"), a leader in mercury emissions control in North America, has announced the appointment of attorney David M. Kaye to its Board of Directors.

Mr. Kaye, a practicing attorney for over 35 years, has been a partner of Kaye Cooper Kay & Rosenberg, LLP, located in Roseland, New Jersey, since 1996. Mr. Kaye specializes in business, corporate and securities matters, and has served as counsel to the Company for a number of years.

Richard MacPherson, President and CEO of ME2C, stated, “David continues to be a significant contributor to all aspects of the Company’s corporate activities and has been instrumental to our recent strategic developments and growth. We believe David’s experience and expertise will be hugely valuable to our Board as we are working to enhance our corporate value for both shareholders and customers. We look forward to the strategic counsel that David will continue to provide as a member of the Board beyond his input as legal counsel.”

Learn more about David M. Kaye at https://www.midwestemissions.com/about/board-of-directors/1386/david-m-kaye.

About Midwest Energy Emissions Corp. (ME2C®)
Midwest Energy Emissions Corp. (MEEC) delivers patented and proprietary solutions to the global coal-power industry to remove mercury from power plant emissions, providing performance guarantees, and leading-edge emissions services. ME2C has developed patented technology and proprietary products that have been shown to achieve mercury removal at a significantly lower cost and with less operational impact than currently used methods, while maintaining and/or increasing unit output and preserving the marketability of fly-ash for beneficial use. For more information, please visit www.midwestemissions.com.

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Company Contact:
Richard MacPherson
Chief Executive Officer
Midwest Energy Emissions Corp.
Main: 614-505-6115
rmacpherson@midwestemissions.com
www.midwestemissions.com

Investor Relations Contact:
Satya Chillara
Darrow Associates
Direct: 510-396-2776
schillara@darrowir.com
www.darrowir.com