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LiqTech Receives $480,000 Order For Standard Systems For Marine Scrubbers

BALLERUP, Denmark, April 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LiqTech International, Inc. (NYSE MKT: LIQT) ("LiqTech") is pleased to announce that the Company has received a $480,000 order for the Company´s standardized systems for treatment of waste water from marine scrubbers.

Mr. Sune Mathiesen, LiqTech CEO, remarked, "Following the International Maritime Organization vote in October last year to implement a new global 0.5% cap on sulphur emissions from international shipping, we have experienced an increased activity level from our customers within the marine scrubber industry."

"We have been working in the marine scrubber industry for almost 3 years and we have invested significant resources in developing a standardized system for this application. We are pleased to follow the positive development in this industry, and we believe that our experience and investments positions us well for further growth." Mr. Mathiesen concluded.

About LiqTech International

LiqTech International, Inc., a Nevada corporation, is a clean technology company that for more than a decade has developed and provided state-of-the-art technologies for gas and liquid purification using ceramic silicon carbide filters, particularly highly specialized filters for the control of soot exhaust particles from diesel engines and for liquid filtration. Using nanotechnology, LiqTech develops products using proprietary silicon carbide technology. LiqTech's products are based on unique silicon carbide membranes, which facilitate new applications and improve existing technologies. In particular, LiqTech Systems A/S (www.provital.dk), the Company's subsidiary, has developed a new standard of water filtration technology to meet the ever-increasing demand for higher water quality. By incorporating LiqTech's SiC liquid membrane technology with its longstanding systems design experience and capabilities it offers solutions to the most difficult water pollution problem.

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CONTACT:                                                                                        

LiqTech International 
Aldo Petersen, Chairman,
+45 2390 0000, ap@liqtech.com 
Sune Mathiesen, CEO 
+45 5197 0908, sma@liqtech.com 

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