VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwire) -- 06/18/12 -- BioteQ Environmental Technologies Inc. (TSX: BQE), a leader in the treatment of industrial wastewater, has concluded seasonal water treatment operations at Minto Explorations Limited's Minto Mine, located in the Yukon. Water treatment operations at the site have been completed for the season, pending an amendment to Minto's water use licence that would enable the site to discharge treated water to the environment. Minto Explorations' application for an amendment is presently under review by the Yukon Water Board.
BioteQ's CEO, Jonathan Wilkinson, commented, 'The treatment season at Minto has been shorter than expected. BioteQ will recognize revenue for labour provided, and will earn fees based on minimum treatment guarantees.'
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BioteQ is an innovative clean technology leader in global industrial water treatment, serving the mining and energy markets. The company's proven technologies have been applied at sites around the world to recover dissolved metals and remove sulphate, producing clean water and eliminating residual waste. BioteQ is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada and trades on the TSX under the symbol BQE. Please visit our website at www.bioteq.ca for additional information.
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