SOURCE: Lithium Exploration Group, Inc.

August 21, 2013 09:03 ET

Lithium Exploration Group Submits Binding LOI to Acquire Class 1B Disposal Facility in Alberta

SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - Aug 21, 2013) - Yesterday afternoon Lithium Exploration Group Inc. (OTCQB: LEXG) submitted a binding LOI to acquire a majority interest in an independent oilfield waste disposal company in Alberta, Canada. The company operates a single Class 1B licensed facility that disposes of produced water, liquid oilfield waste, and solid oilfield waste. The facility has been operational since 1997. After multiple meetings with management the LOI has been presented based upon mutually agreeable terms. The LOI expires on August 22, 2013 at 5PM MTN. Should the LOI be accepted by the sole shareholder, details of the transaction will be filed in Form 8K at on Friday of this week.

"We are very excited about the potential to partner with the operators of this facility. They have a fantastic facility and provide outstanding service to the local oil and gas operators. We plan to bring more back-office infrastructure and a dedicated sales and marketing team and this has the potential to grow the operation immensely in the years to come," commented CEO Alex Walsh. "This acquisition will dovetail perfectly with the sales and marketing efforts we are implementing for the Morinville disposal facility."

About Lithium Exploration Group
Lithium Exploration Group is a US-based exploration and development company focused on the acquisition and development potential of lithium brines and other precious metals that demonstrate high probability for near-term production. Currently the company is focused on its Western Canada lithium assets, testing its Ultrasonic Generator Technology and the acquisition of oil and gas related assets in Western Canada. Lithium Exploration Group is a fully reporting company traded on the OTCQB under the symbol LEXG. Website:

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