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Calgary, Alberta CANADA, January 13, 2014 /FSC/ - Aqua-Pure Ventures (AQE - TSX Venture), ("Aqua-Pure" or the "Company") a premier recycler of oil field and shale gas wastewater, today announced that it has entered into a $3,000,000 five year secured loan agreement (the "Loan") with Agriculture Financial Services Corporation ("AFSC") bearing interest of 5.12% per annum, payable monthly. Proceeds from the Loan will be primarily used for the construction of additional NOMAD and ROVER units that will be used to address the growing demand for oil field and shale gas wastewater recycling.
The Loan is secured by: (i) a promissory note and security agreement against all present and subsequently acquired personal property of Aqua-Pure; (ii) an unlimited guarantee from Fountain
Quail Water Management LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Aqua-Pure; (iii) an unlimited guarantee from Jacob Halldorson, the Chief Executive Officer and a director of Aqua-Pure; (iv) an unlimited guarantee from Hallmark Resources Ltd. ("Hallmark"), a company that is a control person of Aqua-Pure and is held in part by two directors of Aqua-Pure, Jacob Halldorson and Brent Halldorson; and (v) a mortgage on certain lands owned by Hallmark. No securities are or will be issued in connection with the Loan.
Agriculture Financial Services Corporation is a Canadian Government Provincial Crown Corporation with a private sector Board of Directors. AFSC delivers strategic financial services and partners with agricultural producers, agribusiness and commercial entities on behalf of the Alberta government to support and promote business development. AFSC's lending programs support the development and expansion of agriculture, agribusiness, value-added enterprises and commercial operations.
About Aqua-Pure Ventures Inc.
Aqua-Pure (www.aqua-pure.com) is the premier recycler of oil field wastewater in North America. The Calgary and Texas based firm has developed and commercialized a cutting-edge, cost effective water recycling technology that transforms wastewater from a liability to an asset. Aqua-Pure's oil and gas wastewater services and technology solutions enhance 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."
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This press release contains forward-looking information respecting the Company's use of the proceeds from the Loan. These forward-looking statements reflect management's current views and are based on certain expectations, estimates and assumptions which may prove to be incorrect and which could cause actual results to differ from those anticipated. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this news release.
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