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October 29, 2009

Canexus selects EMOS® for their flagship facility at Brandon, MB, Canada

Montreal, QC, Canada, October 29, 2009 – Recherche 2000 Inc. (R2) is pleased to announce that it has received an order from Canexus Chemicals Canada LP for the supply and commissioning of it’s EMOS system (Electrolyser Management Optimization and Safety) for Canexus’ largest sodium chlorate production facility located in Brandon, MB, Canada. Commissioning of EMOS at the Brandon facility is planned for early 2010.

R2 previously received an order for EMOS from Canexus for the North Vancouver chlor-alkali project, which is also scheduled for completion in the first quarter of 2010.

R2 specializes in the design, development and implementation of solution based analytical advanced monitoring systems (intelligent systems) for industrial process optimization. Precise monitoring of critical process parameters and components helps R2’s clients achieve their business goals by maximizing process efficiency and reducing operating costs. R2 believes in strong relationships with its partners, allowing them to achieve common goals and objectives for the benefit of industrial technological advancement and growth.

CANEXUS produces sodium chlorate and chlor-alkali products largely for the pulp and paper and water treatment industries. Their four plants in Canada and one in South America are reliable, low-cost, strategically-located facilities that capitalize on competitive electricity costs and transportation infrastructure to minimize production and delivery costs. Canexus also provides fee-for-service hydrocarbon transloading services to the oil and gas industry from its terminal at Bruderheim, Alberta. Canexus targets opportunities to maximize unitholder returns and delivers high-quality products and services to its customers.