VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwire) -- 05/16/12 -- BioteQ Environmental Technologies Inc. (TSX: BQE), a leader in the treatment of industrial waste water, will present a short course workshop and a technical paper at the International Conference on Acid Rock Drainage (ICARD), a conference held every four years focused on prediction, prevention, mitigation, and remediation of acid rock drainage in the mining industry. The conference is attended by mining and engineering professionals from around the world. This year's conference takes place May 21 to 26 at the Westin Hotel in downtown Ottawa. BioteQ staff will be present at exhibit booth #16 at the conference.
WHAT: Workshop entitled 'Sustainable Water Treatment Technologies for the Treatment of Acid Mine Drainage' and presentation of a technical paper entitled 'Sulphide Precipitation and Ion Exchange Technologies to Treat Acid Mine Drainage' in the Drainage Collection and Treatment technical session of ICARD
WHEN: The short course workshop is on Monday, May 21, 8:00 am to 12:00 noon. The technical paper will be presented Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 11:00 am.
WHO: Dr. David Kratochvil, President and Chief Technology Officer; Max Nodwell, Senior Development Engineer; Andrew Hall, VP Sales & Marketing
WHERE: Westin Hotel, Ottawa, Canada; For more information, visit http://www.icard2012.ca/
BioteQ Corporate Profile
BioteQ is an innovative clean technology leader in global industrial water treatment. 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.