In support of its expanding environmental care product line, the Sostram Corporation has hired Steve Ehart as business manager.

Ehart most recently served the professional pest management market as national sales manager for Value Garden Supply and as a brand manager with Bayer Environmental Sciences. With a strong history in new product sales and marketing, Ehart has developed strategic distributor and end-user relationships. Ehart is “superbly positioned to advance the Sostram assortment of products,” the company said. He will be based in the Kansas City area.