Fort Worth, TX, June 23, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Fountain Quail Water Management LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Aqua-Pure Ventures, Inc. (AQE-TSXV), today announced that it has received a five-year operating permit from the Railroad Commission of Texas to recycle wastewater in the Eagle Ford Shale. The permit is effective immediately.
“This is an important step toward moving into the Eagle Ford, which has been at the top of our expansion list for more than a year,” said Jake Halldorson, chief executive officer of Calgary-based Aqua-Pure Ventures, Inc.
Fountain Quail has developed and refined its patented, industry-leading technology for recycling flowback and produced water over the past seven years in North Texas’ Barnett Shale. During that time, the Company has recycled more than 700 million gallons of shale gas wastewater that would otherwise have been injected into disposal wells and permanently removed from the hydrological cycle. The company’s technology is also currently being utilized in the Marcellus Shale.
About Fountain Quail Water Management
Fountain Quail Water Management (www.fountainquail.com) provides low-cost, practical recycling alternatives for shale gas producers. The company is the global leader in recycling shale gas flowback and produced water into fresh water for re-use. Fountain Quail is wholly-owned by Aqua-Pure Ventures Inc. and is based in Fort Worth, Texas.
About Aqua-Pure Ventures Inc.
Aqua-Pure (www.aqua-pure.com) is the premier recycler of industrial wastewater in North America. The Calgary-based oilfield engineering and services firm has developed and commercialized cutting-edge technology that transforms wastewater from a liability to an asset. Aqua-Pure’s municipal and oil and gas wastewater services and technology solutions ensure environmental sustainability through the utilization of patented and proprietary technologies. The Corporation’s common shares are listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the trading symbol "AQE."