SOURCE: Lithium Exploration Group, Inc.

July 10, 2013 09:00 ET

Lithium Exploration Group Updates Progress on Liquid Waste Disposal Facility

SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - Jul 10, 2013) - Lithium Exploration Group Inc. (OTCQB: LEXG) (OTCBB: LEXG) announced today that site work at the disposal facility near Edmonton, AB, will begin in the next few weeks to bring the facility to operational status. The initial site work will include running tests for injectivity pressure and well integrity. Once the initial work has been completed, an application to resume operations will be submitted to the provincial regulators. The goal is to begin injection of produced water in August.

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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