Conporec Inc.

Conporec Inc.

September 30, 2005 14:39 ET

Conporec invests over 2M$ in its Sorel-Tracy facility - Conporec... continuously improving!

SOREL-TRACY, Sept. 30 - Conporec inc. (TSX VENTURE:CNP), a
company specialized in treating domestic waste through a patented composting
technology announced today it had completed the construction of its new
intensive treatment building in Sorel-Tracy.

Through this $2,000,000 investment, Conporec reafirms its commitment to
the Sorel-Tracy region to pursue its waste reclamation operations, with an
unmatched performance of over 75% in the province of Quebec. "This investment
brings Sorel-tracy among the world's leading waste reclamation facility" said
Mr. Jean Beaudoin, President and Chief Executive Officer of Conporec.
Mr. Beaudoin proudly added that "Through these investments, the Sorel-Tracy
facility remains among the world's most performing."

The investments will not only enable Conporec to improve equipment
durability, but will also improve daily operations including odour control.
Using the technologies developed for the construction of its New York State
facility (inaugurated last 19 September 2005), this new intensive treatment
area was designed and built among others to provide better processing
efficiency and corrosion resistance. These improvements include: new building
material, improved lighting system, enhanced compost turning equipment and
upgraded odour-control systems. Overall, these modifications and somes others
at the end of the composting process are part of Conporec's strategy towards
the compost highest certification.

About Conporec Inc.

Conporec Inc. treats and reclaims municipal solid waste through a unique
and patented technology. This technology can reduce landfilling by 75% and
reclaim up to 100% of the organic content. The resulting compost, which
contains a very high level of organic matter, is then sold to market. The
company has been operating a plant in Sorel-Tracy for over 10 years and has
recently inaugurates its second plant in the State of new York (USA). A third
plant is currently under construction in France (suburban Paris) and Conporec
is pursuing several other projects around the world. This socially responsible
organisation is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX VENTURE:CNP)

Contact Information

  • M. Jean Beaudoin, President and Chief Executive
    Officer, (450) 449-9949; Source : Conporec inc.,