BioteQ Environmental Technologies Inc.
TSX : BQE

BioteQ Environmental Technologies Inc.

August 27, 2007 08:30 ET

BioteQ's Executive Vice-President to Be Interviewed Live on Business News Network's (BNN) Power Breakfast

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 27, 2007) - BioteQ Environmental Technologies, Inc. (TSX:BQE), a leader in the treatment of acid contaminated water through the use of its patented processes, has announced that Executive Vice-President Rick Lawrence will be interviewed live on the Business News Network's (BNN) Power Breakfast on Tuesday, August 28, 2007 at 8:50 am EDT.

BioteQ Corporate Profile

BioteQ is a leader in the treatment of metal contaminated water, working with the world's large mining companies and utilities to help them reduce their environmental liabilities, while generating revenue from their waste. BioteQ's proprietary BioSulphide®, ChemSulphide™, and Sulf-IX™ processes remove metals and sulphate, and produce clean water. BioteQ has partnered with leading metal producers including Phelps Dodge (Freeport), Breakwater, CVRD-INCO, Jiangxi Copper, Aditya Birla, Molymet and Xstrata as well as the US EPA and utilities operator EPCOR Water Services, to finance, design, build and operate mine site water treatment plants which recover saleable metals and meet strict environmental regulations. BioteQ is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, and trades on the TSX under the symbol BQE.

About BNN - Business News Network

BNN - Business News Network (formerly Report on Business Television) is Canada's only television service devoted exclusively to business and finance news with wall-to-wall coverage of the markets. The Network features the only televised stock ticker with real-time data from the TSX, NYSE and NASDAQ. BNN - Business News Network provides Canadian investors with the latest business news, newsmaker interviews and stock market analyses. The network is wholly owned by CTV Inc., a division of CTVglobemedia. Robert Hurst is President, CTV News. Jack Fleischmann is General Manager, BNN - Business News Network.

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, 2006. 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
    Investor Relations
    (604) 685-1243 or Toll Free: 1-800-537-3073
    or
    BioteQ Environmental Technologies Inc.
    Caren Holtby
    Investor Relations
    (604) 685-1243 or Toll Free: 1-800-537-3073
    (604) 685-7778 (FAX)
    Email: investor@bioteq.ca
    Website: www.bioteq.ca
    or
    Wolfe Axelrod Weinberger Assoc LLC - In the US
    Adam P. Lowensteiner
    (212) 370-4500
    Email: adam@wolfeaxelrod.com
    or
    Wolfe Axelrod Weinberger Assoc LLC - In the US
    Alisa D. Steinberg (Media)
    (212) 370-4500
    (212) 370-4505 (FAX)
    Email: alisa@wolfeaxelrod.com