BioteQ Environmental Technologies Inc.
TSX : BQE

BioteQ Environmental Technologies Inc.

August 06, 2009 18:54 ET

BioteQ Announces Conference Call to Discuss Second Quarter Results

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 6, 2009) - BioteQ Environmental Technologies, Inc. (TSX:BQE), a leader in the treatment of metal and sulphate contaminated water, will host a conference call on Tuesday August 11, 2009 at 8:00 am Pacific time, 11:00 am Eastern time, to discuss the Company's financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2009. The financial results will be released after market close on Monday August 10.

Brad Marchant, Chief Executive Officer, and Paul Kim, Chief Financial Officer will be available to discuss BioteQ's operating and financial results, and answer questions. The call will be hosted by Tanja McQueen, VP Corporate Development. To participate, please dial 1-888-789-9572 and enter reference number 4603783#.

A playback will be available until August 25, 2009, and can be accessed by dialing 1-800-408-3053, reference number 6685816#.

A recording of the conference call will be available within two days of the call on the BioteQ website at www.bioteq.ca.

BioteQ Corporate Profile

BioteQ is a water treatment company that applies innovative technologies and operating expertise to solve challenging water treatment problems in the resource and power generation industries, reducing environmental liabilities while delivering lower life cycle costs for water treatment. The Company treats industrial wastewater contaminated with dissolved heavy metals and sulphate, producing saleable by-products and clean water that can be discharged safely to the environment. BioteQ has built 8 plants at sites in Canada, the US, China, Australia and Mexico, with additional projects in design and construction.

BioteQ has been named one of Canada's 50 Most Socially Responsible Corporations by Janzti Research and Maclean's, and the Company's sustainable water treatment solutions have been recognized with the Globe Award for Environmental Excellence, the PDAC Award for Environmental and Social Responsibility, the China Mining Environmental Protection Award, and the Mines & Money Sustainable Development Award. BioteQ is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, and trades on the TSX under the symbol BQE. For additional information, please go to www.bioteq.ca.

On behalf of the Board of Directors

Brad Marchant

CAUTIONARY STATEMENT REGARDING FORWARD-LOOKING INFORMATION

Except for statements of historical fact relating to the Company, certain information contained herein constitutes "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 21E of the United States Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Forward-looking statements are frequently characterized by words such as "plan", "expect", "project", "intend", "believe", "anticipate" and other similar words, or statements that certain events or conditions "might" or "will" occur. Forward-looking statements are based on the opinions and estimates of management at the date the statements are made, and are subject to a variety of risks and uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual events or results to differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements. These factors include the inherent risks involved in the development, construction and operation of water treatment plants, variations in water quality, fluctuating metal prices, the possibility of project cost overruns or unanticipated costs and expenses, uncertainties relating to the availability and costs of financing needed in the future and other factors described in the section entitled "Risks" in the Company's Annual Report for the Year Ended December 31, 2008. Circumstances or management's estimates or opinions could change. The reader is cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements.

The Toronto Stock Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or the accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • BioteQ Environmental Technologies Inc.
    Tanja McQueen
    Corporate Development
    604-685-1243 or 1-800-537-3073
    or
    BioteQ Environmental Technologies Inc.
    Caren Holtby
    Investor Relations
    604-685-1243 or 1-800-537-3073
    604-685-7778 (FAX)
    investor@bioteq.ca
    www.bioteq.ca