BioteQ Environmental Technologies Inc.
TSX : BQE

BioteQ Environmental Technologies Inc.

March 20, 2009 08:30 ET

BioteQ Announces Conference Call to Discuss 2008 Year End Results

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 20, 2009) - BioteQ Environmental Technologies Inc. (TSX:BQE), a leader in the treatment of metal and sulphate contaminated water, will host a conference call on Thursday March 26, 2009 at 8:00 am Pacific time, 11:00 am Eastern time, to discuss the Company's financial results for the year ended December 31, 2008. The financial results will be released after market close on Wednesday March 25.

Brad Marchant, Chief Executive Officer, and Paul Kim, Chief Financial Officer will be available to explain BioteQ's operating and financial results, and answer questions. The call will be hosted by Tanja McQueen, VP Corporate Development. To participate, please dial 416-340-2217 or 1-866-696-5910 and enter reference number 4622304#.

A playback will be available until April 10, 2009, and can be accessed by dialing 416-695-5800 or 1-800-408-3053, reference number 6224503.

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 an industrial water treatment company that applies innovative technologies to solve complex water problems, reducing environmental liabilities while generating revenue from wastewater. The Company's commercially proven technologies treat 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 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, 2007. 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)
    Email: investor@bioteq.ca
    Website: www.bioteq.ca